South Africa 10.9.2017 10:40 am

Three airlifted to hospital after Carletonville head-on collision

Four people were critically injured and four others were less seriously injured when two cars collided head-on on Station Road in Carletonville in Gauteng early on Sunday morning. Picture: ER24

Four people were critically injured and four others were less seriously injured when two cars collided head-on on Station Road in Carletonville in Gauteng early on Sunday morning. Picture: ER24

At about 5.20am, some people were still trapped inside a Toyota.

Four people were critically injured and four others were less seriously injured when two cars collided head-on on Station Road in Carletonville early on Sunday morning, Gauteng paramedics said.

ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene at about 5.20am and found some people still trapped inside a Toyota, ER24 spokeswoman Annine Siddall said.

“Three people were airlifted to nearby hospitals to receive further medical care and the five remaining patients were transported to hospital by other emergency services on [the] scene.”

The circumstances surrounding the collision were not yet known, Siddall said.

– African News Agency (ANA)

 

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