One dead, two critical after vehicle rollover on the R59 near Midvaal

ER24 Call cENTRE

A man in his 30s was killed and two other injured this morning when their vehicle rolled on the R59 near Midvaal in Johannesburg South.

ER24 paramedics arrived on scene and found the light motor vehicle on the side of the road lying on its roof.

On assessment, paramedics found that one man had already succumbed to his injuries. Two other men lay inside the wrecked vehicle.

Paramedics carefully removed the patients from the vehicle before they could begin their treatment. Once freed from the vehicle, paramedics treated the patients and provided them with advanced life support.

The AER24 Helicopter was called in to transport one of the critically injured to a nearby hospital for urgent treatment. The remaining patient was transported to hospital by ambulance for further treatment.

The cause of the collision is not yet known but local authorities were on scene for further investigations.

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