Eleven die, 14 injured as bus and truck crash

04 Juillet, 2017, 16:39 | Author: Claudine Rigal
  • The crash scene

The scene of an accident between three vehicles on the R541 outside Machadodorp in Mpumalanga, which claimed the lives of several people.

Of the 14 other patients found on the scene, two had critical injuries while the rest sustained minor to moderate injuries, Meiring said.

Paramedics attended to the injured patients while others were rescued from the wreckage by emergency services. "Several patients were also found lying trapped beneath the overturned bus", he said in a statement.

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"Upon further assessment, paramedics discovered that a total of 11 patients had sustained fatal injuries. Nothing could be done for the patients and they were declared dead on the scene". "At the moment it's not clear how the situation will turn out as we are still on the scene clearing‚" Mabuza said.

Eighteen people died when a bus and a truck collided on the Badplaas Road, 3km outside Machadodorp in Mpumalanga on Tuesday.

Sixteen injured people have been transported to Belfast Hospital while one was airlifted to another hospital in Nelspruit.

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