Hougton Estate accident leaves sixteen injured

Sixteen people were injured following an accident on Boundary road near Ridge road in Houghton Estate this morning.

Netcare 911 paramedics and other services arrived at the scene and found that a minibus had overturned several times and came to a standstill on its wheels on the roadway.

Upon assessment of all the occupants they found that two people had sustained critical injuries and fourteen had sustained injuries ranging from moderate to serious.

All the injured patients were treated at the scene and transported to various hospitals for further medical care.

Exact detail surrounding the cause of the rollover accident and preceding events will remain the subject of a police investigation.

Traffic was affected as a result of the accident.