DURBAN – One person died and seven others were injured in a collision involving a bus, car and bakkie at Richmond Road and Milky Way in Mariannhill this morning.
ER24 and EMRS attended to the incident and paramedics found the bakkie about five meters down an embankment. The bus and car were still on the road.
The man who was declared dead on the scene was found lying on the road.It is believed that he was travelling at the back of the bakkie and was flung out.
All other patients were assessed and found to have sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate.and were treated and transported to hospital for further medical care.
The exact cause of the incident is unknown.