CNS reporter
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6 Oct 2016
10:54 am

Taxi crashes into fire hydrant and fence

CNS reporter

Eight passengers were injured in the crash.

Eight people were injured after the taxi they were travelling in crashed into a fire hydrant and a fence in Midrand. Picture: Emer-G-Med.

A taxi crashed into a fire hydrant and a fence after a driver allegedly lost control of the vehicle on 3rd Road in Midrand yesterday afternoon.

Emer-G-Med paramedics responded to the serious collision and found eight passengers were injured, with one passenger sustaining injuries that required Advanced Life Support care.

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“Emer-G-Med paramedics, alongside provincial services, trained and treated the patients on scene before they were transported to various hospitals in the area,” said Emer-G-Med spokesperson Max Cohen.

Caxton News Service