Midlands EMS received multiple calls for a motor vehicle accident on the N3 Between Balgowan and Lions River.

On arrival, it was found that multiple vehicles had been crushed by a truck, leaving 1 person in a critical condition entrapped in a vehicle.

Midlands EMS Advanced life support paramedics, along with Midlands EMS rescue medics, worked to stabilize the patient before extricating the patient with specialized rescue equipment.

Once stabilized, the patient was transported to a nearby specialist hospital for further care.

Multiple other people were assessed on the scene who fortunately didn’t sustain any injuries.

Authorities were in attendance