Man critical after falling off a bakkie between Port Shepstone and Shelly Beach

Emergency services on the KZN South Cost have responded to an incident on the R61, the toll road between Port Shepstone and Shelly Beach.

Paramedics have treated a man who apparently fell of a bakkie that was transporting a bed mattress. Paramedics found the man in a critical condition and paramedics from several ambulance services treated the man on scene, before he was transported to Port Shepstone hospital, by paramedics from a private ambulance service, still in a critical condition.

The exact circumstances resulting in the man being injured are being investigated by the police

For more information please contact:

Robert Mckenzie
Media Liaison Officer: Emergency Medical Services