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4 Jan 2019
3:17 pm

Two critical after Bloemfontein light aircraft crash

Citizen reporter

Authorities are on the scene to investigate the cause of the crash. 

The scene of the crash. Image: Twitter/ER24

ER24 has reported that two men were left critically injured after a light aircraft crash in Bloemfontein on Friday afternoon.

On arrival, paramedics found two men, believed to be in their 50s, trapped in the wrecked aircraft.

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Provincial EMS used rescue tools to free the men, who after being assessed, were found to be in a critical condition.

They were treated for their injuries and provided with advanced life support interventions.

One man was airlifted to a nearby hospital, while the other was transported by ambulance.

Bloemfontein authorities are on the scene to investigate the cause of the crash.

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