Verulam head on collision leaves four injured

Four people were injured, two critically so, in a head-on collision along Inanda Road in Verulam this evening. Exact detail to the cause o0f the accident and preceding events will remain a subject for police investigation and comment.

Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found some of the injured still trapped in the wreckages of the vehicles. While the firemen used the Jaws of Life to free the critically wounded from the twisted metal, the paramedics had to clamber into the wreckage to stabilise the patients.

After medics deftly immobilised the injured on trauma boards they transported them to various hospitals for the care that they required.