Man injured in car crash in Potchefstroom


ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene and found the scooter and light motor vehicle on the side of the road. ER24 spokesperson, Russel Meiring said the driver of the scooter was found seated on the back of a bakkie.

“Paramedics assessed the man and found that he had sustained a serious injury to his leg as well as abrasions over his body.

“Paramedics treated the man and provided him with pain-relief medication before he was transported to Potchefstroom Provincial hospital for further care,” Meiring said.

He said the driver of the car was assessed and found to have sustained minor injuries. Meiring said he was treated but declined transportation to a hospital.

Local authorities were on the scene for investigations. 


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