3 People Have Been Killed, 1 Critically Injured In Head-on Collision On R26, Reitz
Three men were killed and another critically injured this morning following a head-on collision between two light motor vehicles on the R26 outside of Reitz in the Free State.
ER24 Paramedics arrived on the scene shortly after 08h00 to find the two vehicles on the side of the road. Both vehicles had sustained a large amount of damage in the collision.
Upon further inspection, paramedics found that three men had sustained numerous injuries and
showed no signs of life. Unfortunately, nothing could be done for them and they would be declared dead.
A fourth man was tended to by paramedics. Assessment showed that the man had sustained numerous injuries and was in a critical condition.
The man was treated for his injuries and was provided with advanced life support interventions. Once treated, the man was transported to a nearby hospital for further treatment.
The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.