South Africa 2.12.2017 03:58 pm

Man critical after being knocked over by car in KwaZulu-Natal

October 15 - A man was killed and 13 other people were injured, one critically, when a minibus taxi and a car collided on the Paxton Road in Witbank, Mpumalanga on Sunday afternoon. Photo: ER24

October 15 - A man was killed and 13 other people were injured, one critically, when a minibus taxi and a car collided on the Paxton Road in Witbank, Mpumalanga on Sunday afternoon. Photo: ER24

The man was taken to a nearby hospital.

A man, believed to be 40 years old, is in a critical condition after he was knocked over by a car on Edendale Road in Edendale, Pietermaritzburg on Saturday morning, paramedics said.

ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene at about 10am and found that the man had suffered a head injury and left orbital fracture, ER24 spokeswoman Annine Siddall said.

The man was treated and placed onto a ventilator before he was transferred by ER24 to a nearby government facility for further medical care. Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations, Siddall said.

– African News Agency

 

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