ER24 Paramedics attended this accident scene.
ER24 is an Emergency Medical Service providing efficient, effective emergency response and pre-hospital care.
10 people were injured this morning after a taxi and light motor vehicle collided at the Bombay and Jacaranda Road intersection in Northdale, in Pietermaritzburg.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 09h00 and found both the taxi and light motor vehicle in the middle of the road. On further inspection, paramedics found the occupants had already climbed out of the taxi and were walking around on the scene.
On assessment, paramedics found that 10 people in total had been injured in the collision. Fortunately, the injuries sustained ranged only from minor to moderate.
Paramedics treated the patients and thereafter transported them to Edendale and Northdale Hospital for further treatment.
The cause of the collision is not yet known but local authorities were on scene for further investigations.