Five in hospi­tal as bakkie rolls

Weekend Argus (Saturday Edition) - - NEWS - WEEK­END AR­GUS RE­PORTER

FIVE peo­ple, three of them chil­dren, were in­jured when their bakkie over­tur ned on the R27 near Yz­er­fontein yes­ter­day.

Pro­vin­cial traf­fic spokesman Sel­wyn Rentz said the bakkie had been trav­el­ling to­wards Cape Town when a tyre burst.

A six-year-old boy and the male driver were se­ri­ously hurt. The boy was taken to the Red Cross Chil­dren’s Hospi­tal and the driver air­lifted to Tyger­berg Hospi­tal.

Two teenage boys and a woman were slightly hurt and were trans­ferred to the Wes­fleur day hospi­tal in At­lantis.

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