Construction worker knocked over by taxi, left seriously injured.
A man was left seriously injured when he was knocked over by a taxi on Edendale Road in Campsdrift, KwaZulu Natal.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene at 08h54 to find the man lying in the fast lane, which had been closed off earlier for maintenance.
Paramedics assessed the man and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and was in a serious condition.
The man was treated for his injuries and provided with advanced life support interventions. Once treated, the man was transported to Mediclinic Pietermaritzburg for further treatment.
It is understood that the taxi had struck the man whilst driving in the closed construction lane.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.
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