Independent Online

Wednesday, August 17, 2022

Like us on FacebookFollow us on TwitterView weather by locationView market indicators

Passengers believed to have fled Ballito accident scene, driver injured

A person was injured after a vehicle rolled in the Ballito area on Wednesday. Picture: Supplied

A person was injured after a vehicle rolled in the Ballito area on Wednesday. Picture: Supplied

Published Jul 6, 2022

Share

Durban: A person was injured after he was ejected from a vehicle on the KZN North Coast.

According to Paul Herbst, from Medi Response, they responded to multiple reports of a vehicle that had left the roadway rolling multiple times to a dirt road between Fairview and Sugar Rush.

Story continues below Advertisement

“The driver of the vehicle advised that two occupants were unaccounted for. Medi Response K9 Odi conducted an extensive search of the area and no persons were located. It is believed they fled the scene on foot.”

The patient was moderately injured and was stabilised on scene before being taken to hospital.

Seven people were injured in an accident in Ballito. Picture: IPSS Medical Rescue

Earlier today, in a separate incident in Ballito, seven people were injured after a taxi rolled on Ballito Drive.

According to IPSS Medical Rescue, five patients had minor injuries and a further two sustained serious injuries.

IOL

Share