ER24 Paramedics

2019-02-24 21:46:52 -


Three people were left injured early this morning when a light motor vehicle crashed into a light po...

Three people were left injured early this morning when a light motor vehicle crashed into a light pole on the N2 Raapenberg Road in Pinelands, Western Cape.

ER24 Paramedics, along with Community Medics and Ronin, arrived on the scene at 01h45 to find the vehicle smashed against the pole. One man was found lying trapped inside the vehicle while two others were found walking around on the scene.

Paramedics assessed


the patients and found the man man trapped inside the vehicle was in a critical condition while the two other men had sustained minor injuries.

Rescue services had to use specialised equipment to free the entrapped man, and operation lasting an hour.

Once freed, paramedics treated the patients and provided the critically injured man with advanced life support interventions.

Once treated, the critically injured man was transported by ER24 while the two other patients were transported by Ronin Services to nearby hospitals.

The local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.

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