Collision leaves one injured at Newlands in Johannesburg

One man was left injured this morning after a taxi and light motor vehicle collided at the Italian and Brown Road intersection in Newlands, west of Johannesburg.

Paramedics from the Johannesburg West branch arrived on scene and found and overturned light motor vehicle on the side of the road against the pavement.

On assessment, paramedics discovered that a man patient lay inside the overturned vehicle.

Paramedics carefully removed the patient from the vehicle and immobilised him, treating him for his injuries.

Once treated, the patient was transported to Helen Joseph Hospital for further medical treatment.

Fortunately no-one from the taxi sustained any injuries.

Local authorities were on scene for further investigations.

Russel Meiring
ER24 Spokesperson