ER24 Paramedics attended this accident scene.
ER24 is an Emergency Medical Service providing efficient, effective emergency response and pre-hospital care.
At least 35 people sustained minor injuries when two buses and a truck collided with each other on the N8 approximately 30 kilometres outside of Bloemfontein in Thaba Nchu.
Paramedics and rescue services arrived on scene where they found two buses that appeared to have rear-ended each other. A truck was also involved in the collision. Numerous people were found on the scene.
Majority of the passengers from the buses were walking around on scene. 35 people were assessed for minor to moderate injuries. There were also several passengers that fortunately sustained no injuries.
Ambulances from various services attended the scene and transported patients to local hospitals in the area.
The exact cause of the collision is not yet known. Local authorities attended the scene.
Werner Vermaak, ER24 Spokesperson