Pedestrian injured in Tokai collision

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A man in his 30s was injured this morning after he was knocked over by a light motor vehicle on Steenberg Road in Tokai in the Western Cape.

ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene and found the man lying on the side of the road.

On assessment, paramedics found that the man had escaped with only moderate injuries to his waist and legs.

The patient was treated for his injuries and transported to Victoria Hospital for further treatment.

The driver of the light motor vehicle escaped without injury.

It is believed that the pedestrian failed to notice the oncoming vehicle as he ran across the road.

Local authorities were on scene to investigate further.

Russel Meiring
ER24 Spokesperson