Man killed in collision, KZN

A man in his 20s was killed this afternoon after a collision on the M13 in Fields Hill in KwaZulu Natal. ER24 paramedics arrived on scene and found the light motor vehicle on its roof stationed on the side of the road. On closer inspection, paramedics discovered a single occupant inside the overturned vehicle. Unfortunately…

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Three killed, two critical in Fochville

Three people have been killed and two others critically injured late last night when two vehicles collided head-on on the N12 in Fochville, Gauteng. ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on scene and found two badly damaged vehicles lying on the side of the road. Pieces of both vehicles lay scattered across the road.…

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Seven injured in truck collision

Seven people were injured this afternoon after a truck collided with several vehicles on the Edendale Road in Pietermaritzburg. ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on scene on found four vehicles lying in the middle of the road. A large truck lay down a small embankment. On assessment, paramedics found that three men from…

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Two killed, six injured in Ladysmith

Two woman have been killed and six others injured this afternoon after a bakkie rolled on the N11 in Ladysmith, KwaZulu Natal. ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene and found a bakkie lying 100 metres in the veld. The bakkie had apparently lost control, causing it to roll through a fence and come to rest…

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20 injured in bus collision

Roughly 20 people were injured this morning after a bus collision on thr R74 20km outside of Harrismith in the Free State. ER24 paramedics, along with other services, arrived on scene and found a mass casaulty scene. On inspection, paramedics discovered that roughly 20 people had sustained injuries ranging from minor to critical. An incident…

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Bakkie rolls injuring six

Six people were injured this morning after their bakkie rolled on the Knoepies road near Parys in the Free State. ER24 paramedics arrived on scene and found a wrecked bakkie on the side of the road. On closer inspection, paramedics discovered that six people had sustained minor injuries after their bakkie rolled. Paramedics treated the…

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Cyclist seriously injured

One cyclist was seriously injured and another sustained minor injuries while riding in St Helier Road in Hillcrest this morning. It is understood the two, who were part of a group of cyclists, fell while riding downhill. ER24 paramedics arrived on scene they found the group of cyclists assisting a man. Paramedics took over. On…

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Six injured in taxi collision

Six people were injured when two taxis collided at the corner of Moodie Street and Dales Avenue in Pinetown this morning. ER24 paramedics and other services arrived on scene and found patients sitting on the pavement next to the scene. They were assessed and treated for minor injuries. The patients were transported to local hospitals. The…

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One dead in truck collision

One dead in truck collision

A man has been killed and another injured this morning after a truck collided with another vehicle towing a trailer on the N11 outside of Newcastle, KwaZulu Natal. ER24 paramedics arrived on scene and found a light motor vehicle with a trailer blocking one section of the road. A taxi that had been on the…

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Hoax calls – Think before you dial

ER24 urges the public to refrain from making hoax calls. Last year ER24 received more than 33 000 hoax calls. Calls ranged from reports of non-existent collisions to people being in “distress” in remote locations. Shockingly, adults contributed significantly to the number of hoax calls received by contact centre agents. Calls received are so realistic…

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