National 23.8.2016 03:27 pm

Taxi flees multi-vehicle accident scene

Image: Supplied

Image: Supplied

A woman was left in a critical condition after the collision.

Three people were injured in a collision between three vehicles at the CR Swart Drive and Pretoria Road intersection in Kempton Park early today, reports

The vehicles involved included a white Megane, which is apparently state-owned, a navy blue Chery Tiggo and a turquoise Renault Megane, Kempton Express reported.

ER24 paramedics as well as other services attended to the incident.

“Upon assessment of a female patient, it was found she was in a critical condition. Another female and a male were assessed and found to have sustained moderate injuries,” said ER24 spokesperson Chitra Bodasing.

“All patients were treated and transported to local hospitals for further medical care.”

Bodasing added the exact cause of the accident was unknown.

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It is, however, believed a taxi was the cause of the multi-vehicle accident. The taxi is said to have fled the scene.

Police were on the scene for further investigations.

Caxton News Service


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