Springs accident leaves three people injured

Three people were injured following an accident on Welgedacht Road towards the N12 in Barkerton, Springs.

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

Netcare 911 paramedics, provincial and other services arrived at the scene and found that a light motor vehicle and light delivery vehicle were involved in a side impact crash after which another motor vehicle then rear ended the light delivery vehicle.

Upon assessment of all the occupants from the three vehicles, paramedics found that three men travelling in one of the light motor vehicles sustained serious injuries during the accident. The three men were treated at the scene and transported to hospital for further medical care.

The occupants from the light delivery vehicle and other motor vehicle were not injured during the crash.

Traffic was severely affected as a result of the accident.