Taxi crashes into street pole injuring 10, Bosmont

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Ten people were injured this morning after a taxi crashed into a street light on Tafelberg Road in Bosmont, west of Johannesburg.

ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 08h30 this morning and found the taxi up against the street light. Occupants from the taxi were now found seated on the sidewalk.

On assessment, paramedics discovered that 10 of the 15 occupants had been injured in the collision. Fortunately, the injuries sustained were only minor.

ER24 paramedics treated the patients and thereafter transported them to Helen Joseph Hospital and another private hospital for further treatment.

The exact details of the collision is not yet known but local authorities were on scene for further investigations.

Russel Meiring
ER24 Spokesperson