A light motor vehicle crashed into a tree on the N8 close to East End on Sunday around 00:40. According to Trauma Response Africa’s spokesperson, Stanley Schimper, the driver escaped with only minor injuries.
“He was treated on the scene by paramedics before being transported to 3 Military Hospital for further care,” Schimper said.
Spokesperson for the Free State Department of Roads, Police and, Kabelo Moloabi, could not be reached for comment.
In an unrelated accident, two vehicles collided on the Dr Belcher Road in Heidedal on Sunday evening at around 23:20. Schimper says the occupants of both vehicles refused transport to the hospital as they escaped with little or minor injuries.
Finally, a water meter in a townhouse complex in Langenhoven Park was damaged after an unidentified man drove into the meter before driving into the complex fence on Saturday around 00:20.
According to Schimper, upon arrival at the scene, paramedics found that the driver had already left the scene.