Early morning car crash results to death of two and injury of six


Two people were killed and six people were injured in a collision in Durban on Friday.

Early Friday morning, a car crash occurred in Durban which resulted to the death of two people and the injury of six others.

Life Response spokesperson – Leon Fourie said it was around 4:30am the accident happened in the city centre.

On arrival paramedics found two vehicles had collided in an intersection, leaving three people trapped in the wreckage and five others injured.”

Fourie said help came from advanced life support paramedics and the fire department. The freed the three passengers from the wreckage with the jaws of life.

“Sadly, due to the nature of their injuries, two male passengers died at the scene. The male driver was transported to hospital. Five occupants in the second vehicle sustained moderate injuries and were treated at the scene before being transported to a nearby hospital.”

The cause of the accident is unknown. The police collision unit was at the scene and will investigate,” said Fourie.

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