Rescue Care Paramedics

2019-03-19 21:39:18 -


Nineteen people have been injured after a collision on the M1 Richmond Road in Pinetown near the RTI...

In this article: 3 Separate Incident Reports - All images in gallery

Nineteen people have been injured after a collision on the M1 Richmond Road in Pinetown near the RTI Testing Station in Pinetown just before 10am this morning.

Rescue Care Paramedics arrived on the scene to find multiple people injured and immediately more ambulances were dispatched to assist.

A total of Nineteen people from both vehicles had been injured and


were stabilised on the scene by Advanced Life Support Paramedics before being transported to various Durban Hospitals for the further care that they required.

At this stage the events leading up to the collision is unknown however SAPS were on the scene and will be investigating further.

In a separate incident:

A cyclist is in a critical condition after a


car knocked him on the corner of Berea Road and Hunt Road in Berea on Monday morning just before 09h00.

Rescue Care Paramedics arrived on the scene to find the cyclist had sustained critical injuries. Advanced Life Support Paramedics worked to stabilise the man on the scene before transporting him to a nearby Hospital for the further care that he required.

At this stage the cause of the collision is unknown.

In another separate incident:

A man is in a critical condition after he collided with a bridge on the M13 Durban Bound near St Johns offramp in Pinetown on Monday morning just after 11am.

Rescue Care Paramedics arrived on the scene to find the badly damaged vehicle against the bridge. The driver and only occupant in the vehicle had sustained critical injuries and needed Advanced Life Support Paramedics to stabilise him on the scene.

Once the man was stabilised on the scene, he was rushed to a nearby hospital for the further care that he required.

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