Fairmount incident leaves man injured

A forty-nine-year-old man was seriously injured after he fell off the back of a light delivery vehicle on Bradfield Drive near Livingstone Street in Fairmount this morning.

Exact detail surrounding the cause of the incident and preceding events are still unclear and will remain the subject of an investigation.

Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found the injured man lying on the roadway. Upon assessment they found that the man had sustained serious injuries. After received treatment at the scene, the man was placed on a trauma board and transported to hospital under the care of an advance life support paramedic.