Young lady injured in Umbilo collision
A twenty-one-year-old female motorist has been left with moderate injuries following a collision involving two light motor vehicles in the Umbilo area this morning.
Emer-G-Med paramedics arrived on the scene to find the young lady still seated in her vehicle, complaining of severe back pain. Advanced life support intervention was needed to stabilize her before she was placed onto a specialized stretcher, used for the treatment and prevention of spinal cord injuries, and transported by ambulance to a nearby medical facility for further care.
Reports from the scene suggest the two vehicles collided in a rear-end fashion at the intersection, leaving the young lady injured, however, the necessary investigations will be conducted accordingly