An accident on an accident scene however this time, the rescuer was affected in Durban.
Durban paramedic who was treating a affected person on the scene of an accident received critically injured after one other motorist misplaced management and crashed into the ambulance he was working in.
In a press release by the Rescue Care, it indicated that the incident passed off on the M13 freeway on Friday night.
“Rescue Care paramedics along with different non-public ambulance companies have been on the scene of a single motorized vehicle that had overturned on the freeway.”
“Whereas the paramedics have been assessing one of many occupants of their ambulance, a car on the westbound carriageway, misplaced management of his motorized vehicle and went by the centre median colliding into the aspect of the ambulance earlier than coming to relaxation on its roof,” the ambulance service mentioned in a press release.
The paramedic who was within the ambulance suffered extreme accidents.
He needed to be stabilised on the scene earlier than he was being transported to hospital.
“The 2 occupants from the motorized vehicle sustained average accidents and have been transported to hospital for additional remedy.”
Police are nonetheless investigating the incident