Gau-Med Emergency Services and Alpha Security & Alarms – Pty Ltd Medical Response attended to a scene of a serious motor vehicle accident involving a truck and a taxi.

16 patients sustained injuries ranging from moderate to serious when a truck and taxi collided resulting in the taxi overturning. One person succumbed to his injuries.

The patients were assessed and treated under Advanced Life Support Care before being transported by several other Emergency Services to nearby hospitals for further management.

Two patients sustained serious injuries and were airlifted to hospital with HALO Aviation & ROCKET HEMS emergency medical helicopter. Both patients were stabilised and airlifted to specialized facilities.

Local authorities were on the scene to investigate the cause of the accident.