Sandton: 1 dead, 15 injured
1 killed and 15 people sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate after the taxi they were traveling in lost control, in a single vehicle accident on the M1 just after the Woodmead Drive off-ramp, Sandton this morning
When Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at approximately 06:17 am, they found a taxi on the side off the road. Upon assessment, paramedics found 15 patients who sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate and the driver, unfortunately, sustained fatal injuries and died on the scene.
Netcare 911, as well as other medical services on the scene, transported the patients to a hospital for further medical care.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not yet known to our paramedics but local authorities were on scene and will be investigating further.