Six people were injured following an accident on Seventh Road near Harry Galaun Street in Erand, Midrand this afternoon. Netcare 911 paramedics and other services arrived at the scene and found that a motor vehicle knocked over five people and then crashed against a fence.
Reports from the scene indicate that a vehicle crashed against a wall where five people were sitting on and then crashed against the fence. Upon assessment of the pedestrians and driver of the vehicle, paramedics found that four people sustained serious injuries while two other people sustained minor to moderate injuries.
All six patients were treated at the scene and transported to various hospitals for further medical care. Exact detail surrounding the cause of the accident and preceding events are still unclear and will remain the subject of a police investigation.