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Man (30's) In Critical Condition After Trench Collapses In Bethlehem

ER24 Paramedics | Free State | NARI
19 Oct 2018, Bethlehem, Free State:

A man, believed to be in his 30s, was left critically injured this afternoon when the trench they were working in collapsed on High Street in Bethlehem.

ER24 Paramedics arrived on the scene to find the man lying in a trench beneath a boulder.

Paramedics immediately extricated the patient and assessed him, finding that he had sustained numerous injuries and was in a critical condition.

The man was treated for his injuries and was

immediately transported to Mediclinic Hoogland for urgent treatment.

Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.