Pedestrian seriously injured along N2


A 34-year-old pedestrian was left in a serious condition after he was hit by a vehicle on the N2 near Umgeni.

Shortly after 1pm paramedics arrived on scene where they found the pedestrian still lying on the side of the road. He sustained severe injuries to his arm as well as moderate injuries to the rest of his body. He was stabilised on scene and later rushed to Addington Hospital for further medical management.

The occupants of the vehicle that collided with the pedestrian was assessed on scene, but found with no physical injuries.

Local authorities attended the scene.

Werner Vermaak
ER24 Spokesperson