One dead, two hurt in head-on col­li­sion

The Star Late Edition - - NATION -

A MAN was killed and two other peo­ple were in­jured in a head-on col­li­sion be­tween a car and a front-end loader at the Main Reef and Den­ver roads in­ter­sec­tion in the Jo­han­nes­burg CBD on Sat­ur­day night, paramedics said.

ER24 paramedics, along with other ser­vices, ar­rived on the scene to find the front-end loader and car in the mid­dle of the road. De­bris from the car was found spread across the scene, ER24 spokesman Rus­sel Meir­ing said yes­ter­day.

He added: “Paramedics found the body of a man ly­ing trapped in­side the ve­hi­cle. Un­for­tu­nately, the man had al­ready suc­cumbed to his in­juries ... and he was later de­clared dead.”

Two other peo­ple were treated and then trans­ported to nearby hos­pi­tals for fur­ther treat­ment, Meir­ing said. |

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