Bakkie crashes through wall leaving man critically injured in Vanderbijlpark
A 17-year-old man was left critically injured this morning after his bakkie crashed through a wall at the Andries Potgieter and R42 Road intersection in Vanderbijlpark.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find the man lying inside his bakkie, which was on the side of the road.
Paramedics carefully extricated the man and assessed him, finding that he had sustained a serious head injury and was in a critical condition.
The man was treated for his injuries and provided with advanced life support interventions. Once treated, the patient was transported to Mediclinic Emfuleni for urgent treatment.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.