One dead in N8 head-on collision outside Bloemfontein

One dead, 13 injured in N8 head-on collision outside Bloemfontein. Photo: Supplied

One person died and about 13 others were  injured in a head-on collision on the N8, 30 kilometers outside of Bloemfontein on Monday afternoon.

According to ER24 one of the patients transported by paramedics is a woman believed to be in her late 30’s who sustained chest and spinal injuries.

The woman was taken to Mediclinic Bloemfontein to receive medical treatment.

N8 collision in Bloem
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Two male patients believed to be in their 30s sustained moderate injuries and were taken to the Pelonomi trauma unit.

Local authorities were on the scene to investigate further.

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