Two killed in collision between 2 vehicles in Alberton
Two people were killed after two vehicles collided on Swartkoppies and Potgieter road in Alberton this morning.
When ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene, they found one vehicle that had completely burned out and another vehicle standing off the roadway. Another medical service was attending to one of the injured. Upon further assessment, it was found that the patient was in a critical condition. Despite paramedics' best efforts, the patient succumbed to his multiple injuries and was declared dead at the scene.
A patient was also found inside the vehicle that had burned out. Unfortunately, nothing could be done to save the patient as paramedics found that the patient had burnt to death.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known to our paramedics, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.
Ineke van Huyssteen