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Towing truck and car collide, killing one, injuring two in Rocky's Drift

One man was killed and two others critically injured last night when a towing truck and light motor vehicle collided head-on on the R40 in Rocky's Drift, White River.

ER24 paramedics came across the incident, finding the vehicles in the middle of the road. One man was found lying outside the vehicle, while two were found lying inside.

Medics assessed the men and found that one had succumbed to his injuries while two others were in a critical condition.

Medics treated the patients and provided them with advanced life support interventions. Once treated, the men were transported to Rob Ferreira Hospital for further care.

The driver of the truck, fortunately, escaped injury.

Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.

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