By Neo Potwana
One person has been killed and four others injured, one critically so after a vehicle left the roadway crashing down an embankment on Milky Way Road in Kwa Dangezi Pinetown after 10 am on Friday.
Paramedics says the driver was trapped inside the wreckable and had to declaried deceased on scene.
“We arrived on the scene to find the single vehicle had overturned coming to rest on its side. The driver a female in her thirties was found entrapped in the wreckage.” says Garith Jamieson of Rescue Care Paramedics.
“Paramedics assessed her and found that she had sustained major injuries and there was nothing more they could do for her and she was declared deceased on the scene. ” added Jamieson.
According to paramedics, three other men had sustained injuries ranging from major to critical and were stabilized on the scene before being transported to a Durban Hospital for the further care that they required.
The critically injured man was placed on a manual ventilator on the scene by Advanced Life Support Paramedics.