Six injured in collision in Mitchells Plain


Six people sustained moderate injuries this morning after a truck collided with a light motor vehicle on the Old Weltevreden Road in Mitchells Plain, Western Cape.

ER24 paramedics found that a light motor vehicle had collided with a truck. Both vehicles had then come to rest down a small embankment.

On assessment of the scene, paramedics found that one female patient from the light motor vehicle and five men from the truck had sustained moderate injuries in the collision.

Paramedics treated the patients for their injuries and thereafter transported them to Mitchells Plain Hospital for further medical treatment.

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