3 killed, 10 injured in CT collision
Written by Keshia Jansen on December 19, 2017
Three people have been killed and at least ten others injured in a collision involving a taxi and a light motor vehicle on Robert Sobukwe Drive in Bellville on Monday evening.
According to a statement, paramedics and emergency services responded to a call around 5pm.
Upon their arrival they found that three people had sustained fatal injuries.
They were declared dead on scene.
ER24 spokesperson Werner Vermaak said that occupants of the taxi were flung out when it overturned several times.
It is understood that a child, believed to be 11 years old, sustained serious injuries and was transported to Red Cross Children’s hospital for urgent medical attention.
The circumstances regarding the collision are unknown.
At the same time, emergency response teams attended to three separate collisions on Robert Sobukwe Drive.