29 Nov 2017, Free State: 21 people were left injured this morning when a light delivery vehicle overturned on the Dewetsdorp Road between Bloemfontein and Dewetsdorp in the Free State.
ER24 Paramedics, along with other services, arrived on the scene to find the vehicle lying on its side in the emergency lane of the road. The passengers, that had been on the back of the vehicle, were now found lying around the scene.
Paramedics assessed the patients and found that 21 people had sustained injuries ranging from minor to serious.
The patients were treated for their injuries, and the seriously injured provided with advanced life support interventions.
Once the patients had been treated, they were transported to various hospitals for further treatment.
The exact cause of the collision is not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.