Minibus crashes in Umzali

Paramedics from KZN Emergency Medical Services had responded to a crash involving a minibus, which reportedly left the road and crashed into a tree. This has occurred in the S Section of Umlazi, south of Durban.

A total of 13 patients have been injured in the crash. This includes one person who has sustained critical injuries. The paramedics from KZN Emergency Medical Services and several private ambulance services were on scene and have stabilized the patients. The patients have been transported to local health institutions, including Price Mshiyeni Memorial Hospital.

The cause of the crash at this stage is not known and is being investigated by the police.