A man was lucky to escape serious injury after his vehicle crashed into a bus in Newmarket Street in Cape Town earlier today.
ER24 paramedics, Life Healthcare and Community Medics attended to the incident. On arrival at the scene, paramedics found the vehicle wedged underneath the bus. The man was found lying on the side of the road. It is understood that community members had removed the man, believed to be in his 30’s, from the car.
Upon assessment it was found that the man sustained minor injuries. He was treated and transported to New Somerset Hospital for further medical care.
The driver of the bus was uninjured. The exact cause of the incident is unknown however authorities were on scene for further investigations.
Chitra Bodasing, ER24 spokesperson