One dead and fifteen injured in vehicle collision

One person was killed and fifteen injured when a collision between a taxi and light motor vehicle occurred in Mariannhill earlier today.

The collision occurred on the Richmond Road and Milky Way Road intersection. When ER24 paramedics arrived on scene they found one patient who had already succumb to fatal injuries. One critical patient, four moderately injured patients and ten patients with minor injuries were also on scene.

ER24 paramedics transported six patients to local hospitals in the area, the other patients were transported by other emergency services.

The cause of the collision is yet to be determined. Local authorities were on scene.

Pieter Rossouw
ER24 Spokesperson