30 Nov 2017, Kempton Park, Gauteng: 21 people were left injured this morning when a bakkie and light delivery vehicle collided on the R21 near the Olifantsfontein Road turnoff between Kempton Park and Centurion.
ER24 Paramedics, along with other services, arrived on the scene at 06h43 to find the bakkie, light delivery vehicle and trailer in the middle of the highway. The passengers, that had been on the back of both vehicles, were found walking around on the scene.
Paramedics assessed the patients and found that 21 people had sustained minor to moderate injuries. Fortunately, no serious injuries or fatalities were found on the scene.
The patients were treated for their injuries and were thereafter transported to various provincial hospitals for further care.
The exact cause of the collision is not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.