A woman had to be extricated from a vehicle following a collision on the M1 near Crossmore, Shallcross in KwaZulu-Natal, this morning. ER24 paramedics and other services attended to the incident. A Polo was found facing oncoming traffic and a Golf was found off the road on an embankment.
There were two occupants, a male and female, in the Polo. Upon assessment it was found that they sustained minor to moderate injuries. A woman understood to be in her 20’s was trapped in the Golf. She was assessed and found to have sustained multiple injuries.
She was extricated and treated for her injuries. All patients, including the driver of the Golf who sustained minor injuries, were transported by ER24 to local hospitals for further medical care. The exact cause of the incident is unknown.
Chitra Bodasing, ER24 spokesperson