Distracted Driver Collides Into Oncoming Vehicle: Valden Heights – KwaZulu Natal
A 51 year old woman was injured following a collision on Hibiscus Road in Valdin Heights – Verulam this evening.
Members of Reaction Unit South Africa were called out to the scene by residents in the area reporting the incident. Upon arrival a Hyundai Getz was found to have collided into a VW Polo GTi.
According to the driver of the Hyundai Getz she was on her way home when a small fishing rod that was placed on the front passenger seat fell over. She got distracted when she attempted to pick it up resulting in her vehicle veering into the oncoming lane and colliding into the approaching VW Polo.
The woman sustained moderate injuries and was transported to Umhlanga Hospital by ambulance.