UPDATE: sadly the 17 year old male patient has passed away early this morning, our deepest sympathies are with the families.
⚠️⚠️1 Person Killed, Another Teenager Critical:
R102 Inbetween Canelands and King Shaka Airport:
At Approximately 23h30 last night Kzn Vip Medics were dispatched to reports of a Motor Vehicle Collision along the R102 going towards King Shaka Airport after recieving multiples calls from passing motorists requesting assistance.
Upon arrival of KZN VIP MEDICS 1 person was already deceased and another was left critical. Medics began stabilisation on the patient, ALS intervention from Netcares Gary Paul was needed. The 17 year old patient had suffered life threatening injuries throughout his body.
After approximately an hour of stabilisation by Netcare, Kzn Vip Medics, Ipss and another private ambulance service the patient was rushed to hospital by VIP MEDICS under the supervision of a Netcare ALS Paramedic.
The cause of the accident is unconfirmed at this stage but the occupants of the vehicle where ejected approximately 100metres and 150 metres from the vehicle. The body of the deceased was ejected and came to rest on oncoming lane.
Our prayers are with the families we would also like to place on record all the assistance and thank everyone, Netcare 911,Vip Medics, Ipss Medical, Fire Department and another private ambulance service who we can’t recall their name but appreciate every bit of assistance last night.⚠️⚠️