4 Injured in head-on weekend crash in the Clairwood area


Four people have been injured one seriously so after two vehicles collided head on, on Umhlatazana Road on Saturday evening in the Clairwood area.

Just after 6pm Rescue Care Paramedics were called to Umhlatazana Road in Clairwood for a head on collision. On arrival Paramedics found that two vehicles had collided Head on. One of the drivers was entrapped in the wreckage and the Durban Fire Department was called in to assist. Paramedics stabilised the man in his car before he was cut free using the jaws of life. Once freed the man was transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital. Three occupants of the second vehicle had also sustained injuries and were also transported to hospital.

At this stage it is unclear what caused the collision however SAPS were on the scene and will be investigating further.

Garrith Jamieson

Operations Director