Long weekend road carnage

Early this morning the brigade was dispatched to two mvc’s, one on the M35 in Folweni and the other on the N2 north by the Umkomaas bridge.

The M35 one was a head on collision between a taxi and a light motor vehicle. Five occupants of the car were killed on impact. 13 occupants of the taxi were treated by various ambulance services and transported. Brigade extricated the five deceased.

The other one on the N2N was a result of a rear end collision which resulted in one deceased on impact. Brigade extricated the deceased. Various ambulance services helped with patient treatment of the other 14 passengers.

Our condolences go out to all families affected.