Woman left seriously injured in collision


A woman, believed to be in her 50s, was left seriously injured this morning following a collision between two light motor vehicles on Paul Kruger Avenue in Bloemfontein.

ER24 spokesperson, Russel Meiring said that when personnel arrived on the scene they found two light motor vehicles in the middle of the road. “One woman was found walking around on the scene while another was found seated in her vehicle. Our medics assessed the woman in her vehicle and found that she had sustained numerous injuries and was in a serious condition. The woman walking around on the scene was assessed and found to have escaped injury,” said Meiring.

Emergency personnel extricated the woman, treated her for her injuries and provided her with pain-relief medication before she was transported to Life Rosepark for further treatment.

Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.