Fatal road crash on the Wembezi road in the Escourt area
In the early hours of this morning, Kwazulu Private Ambulance Service responded to Wembezi road in Escourt area, for reports of a collision.
When emergency services arrived they found that 2 vehicles had collided.
Paramedics quickly assessed the scene and found that 1 occupant was critically injured and entrapped. The patient was stabilized on the scene and extricated from the vehicle. Another occupant sustained minor injuries and was also treated on scene. Both patients were transported to the hospital for further treatment.
Sadly a third occupant had sustained fatal injuries and has passed away before paramedics could arrive.
The cause of the crash is not known but authorities are investigating.