Taxi crash leaves 11 injured, Boksburg.

ER24 Call cENTRE

11 people have been injured this morning after a taxi and light motor vehicle collided on Rietfontein Road in Boksburg.

ER24 paramedics, along with various other services, arrived on the scene and found the taxi lying on its right side in the middle of the road.

While paramedics were securing the scene, they found that all of the occupants from the taxi had already climbed out of their vehicle and were now walking around on the scene.

ER24 paramedics began their assessment and found that 11 people had sustained only minor injuries. Fortunately, no serious or fatal injuries were reported on scene.

Paramedics treated the patients and thereafter transported them to various hospitals including Sunshine hospital for further treatment.

It is understood that the light motor vehicle, that had collided with the taxi, was not found on the scene.

Local authorities will be conducting an investigation into the cause of the collision.

Russel Meiring
ER24 Spokesperson