National 26.8.2016 02:07 pm

Scooter driver killed in Sandton collision

A scooter driver has died following a collision in Sandton, Johannesburg. Picture: ER24

A scooter driver has died following a collision in Sandton, Johannesburg. Picture: ER24

Members of the public had already begun CPR on the man when paramedics arrived at the scene.

A man was killed this afternoon after he was involved in a collision on the corner of Sterling Road and William Nicol Drive in Hurlingham, in Sandton, Sandton Chronicle reports.

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ER24 spokesperson Russell Meiring said: “Paramedics, along with another service, arrived on the scene and found the patient lying in the middle of the road.

“Paramedics found that members of the public had already begun CPR on the man, who showed no signs of life.”

ER24 paramedics immediately took over treatment and initiated advanced life support interventions.

Meiring said: “Unfortunately, after a short time, no vital signs returned, and the patient was declared dead on scene.”

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The cause of the collision is not yet known, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.

Caxton News Service

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