One Person Was Killed, Two Others Injured In Rear-end Collision, Carletonville
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3 weeks ago
A woman was killed and two others injured late last night following a rear-end collision between two light motor vehicles on Bank Road in Carletonville.
ER24 paramedics, along with the Provincial Services, arrived on the scene shortly before 23h00 to find one vehicle on the side of the road in the veld while the second vehicle had come to a stop in the road.
Upon closer inspection, paramedics found a man and woman in one vehicle while a second man was found in the second vehicle.
Paramedics extricated the patients from the vehicles and assessed them, finding that one man and a woman were in a critical condition while the second man had sustained only moderate injuries.
The patients were treated for their injuries, and the critically injured provided with advanced life support interventions, before they were transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
Unfortunately, upon arrival at hospital, the critically injured woman succumbed to her injuries and was declared dead.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.