At 18H43 Sunday night, Netcare 911 responded to reports of a collision on the R55 Main Road in Olievenhoutbos, Centurion.
Reports from the scene indicate that the driver of the mini-bus taxi lost control resulting in a rollover. Medics assessed the scene and found ten people had sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate.
Once treated all the patients were transported by ambulance to the hospital for further treatment.
Source – Shawn Herbst – Media Liaison Officer – Netcare Limited – Netcare 911
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