Bloemfontein accident leaves seven injured


Seven people were injured after a minibus and motor vehicle collided at the intersection of General Dan Pienaar and Kelner Streets in Bloefontein this morning.

Netcare 911 paramedics and other services arrived at the scene and found that two vehicles were involved in a side-impact collision resulting in the motor vehicle coming to a standstill on the centre median next to a robot. The minibus came to a standstill next to the motor vehicle.

Upon assessment of all the occupants of both vehicles it was found that seven people sustained minor to moderate injuries. All the injured occupants were travelling in the minibus.

All the injured patients were treated on scene before they were transported to hospital for further medical care.

Exact detail to the cause of the accident and preceding events will remain the subject of a police investigation

Issued by Netcare Limited