Netcare911 Paramedics attended this accident scene.
Netcare 911 is a wholly-owned pre-hospital risk management and emergency assistance subsidiary of Netcare Limited.
At 03h07 on Sunday morning Netcare 911 paramedics and their rescue unit responded to a collision on the Ventersdorp Road in Randfontein.
Reports from the scene indicate that the vehicle veered off the roadway and collided with a tree. Exact detail to the cause of the crash however remains a subject for police comment.
Paramedics arrived at the scene and found the occupants still trapped in the twisted frame of the vehicle.
After the injured were triaged it was found that the driver had sustained life-threatening injuries while the passenger was seriously injured.
Firefighters and the Netcare rescue officer worked hand in hand to extricate that injured while medics stabilised the patients.
The critically wounded patient was airlifted with the Netcare medical Helicopter to a specialised hospital for further care, the other patient was transported by a private service to a nearby hospital for further care.