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EMS Alert: MVA Under R300 Bridge/ AZ Berman Drive

18 December 2012

The Western Cape Government Health: Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Responded to a Crash Today:

13h30 - Under the R300 Bridge/ AZ Berman Drive - Crash between a car and bus. EMS Rescuers extricated the front passenger of the car, an adult male from the wreckage. He sustained a hip, back and neck injuries. The driver sustained facial injuries, arm fracture and complained of leg pain. The passengers seated at the back of the car, suffered facial lacerations and complained of leg pain. All adult male patients from the car were transported to Tygerberg and Groote Schuur Hospitals by EMS ambulance. The driver of the bus suffered an ankle fracture and was treated and transported to a private health facility by ER24.

For more information on the condition of the patients, contact Alaric Jacobs on 083 412 5608 (Spokesperson for Groote Schuur Hospital) and Laticia Pienaar on 073 464 2034 (Tygerberg Hospital spokesperson).

Media Enquiries: 

 

Keri Davids

Principal Communications Officer/ Spokesperson
WCG Health: EMS
Cell: 083 286 4227
Keri.Davids@westerncape.gov.za
Twitter: @WC_Health_EMS