09 Subject: Brick truck crashes through wall after partial head-on collision with tow truck.Statement: At approximately 09h20 on Thursday morning 12 March 2009, Netcare 911 paramedics responded to reports of a very serious collision involving several vehicles on Douglas road near to the corner of Alexander road in Douglasdale in the Fourways area. Picture. Netcare 911

Durban - A man was rescued and another is missing after they were swept out to sea at the Umdloti main beach on the KwaZulu-Natal North Coast on Tuesday, paramedics said.

“Lifeguards managed to rescue a man, aged around 50, but a 22-year-old is still missing,” Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha said.

The rescued man was treated on the scene before being taken to a nearby hospital. Police were searching for the other man.

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