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Pedestrian knocked over by bus, left critically injured in Claremont, Western Cape

A woman was left critically injured this morning when she was knocked over by a bus on Hawthorn Road in Claremont, Western Cape.
ER24 paramedics, along with Life Healthcare, arrived on the scene at 07h00 to find the woman lying in the road. The bus that had hit her was found parked roughly 100 metres away.
Paramedics assessed the woman and found that she had sustained numerous injuries and was in a critical condition.
The woman was treated for her injuries and provided with several advanced life support interventions. Once treated, the woman was transported to Groote Schuur Hospital for further care.
No-one from the bus sustained any injuries.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.

Russel Meiring
Communications Office
Corporate Communications
ER24
 

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