Car seat saves child’s life in accident

The scene of the accident at the corner of Witkoppen Road and Douglas Drive. Photo: Facebook/Emer-G-Med

According to Emer-G-Med, on arrival paramedics found that an SUV had T-boned a car, allegedly after skipping a red light.

The two occupants of the SUV sustained minor injuries and did not require hospital transport.

The two adult occupants of the car sustained moderate injuries, one patient required extrication from the vehicle with the ‘Jaws of Life’.

The third occupant of the car was a two-year-old child who was properly secured in a car seat and was left uninjured.

Local authorities were on scene to to investigate.

Emer-G-Med urged all motorists to wear their seat belts and ensure that all passengers are properly secured.

Also read:

18 injured, one dead in multi-vehicle accident on William Nicol Drive

Taxi driver surrenders after hit-and-run accident

The child's car seat within the vehicle. Photo: Facebook/Emer-G-Med

The child’s car seat within the vehicle. Photo: Facebook/Emer-G-Med





find your
dream home

looking for an

List your Property

It's easy in only three
simple steps...

find professional
services in
your area

Locate a business
operating in
your area

List your Business

Want more customers? They're online right now, searching for businesses like yours. Place your ad now...

Latest News


Recommended Story
Multiple-vehicle collision on the R55 near Kyalami leaves 13 injured

Thanx for your referral. We have no doubt your friends will love our newsletter as much as you!

Don't forget to verify your email.

to our free NEWSLETTER
SUBSCRIBE to our FREE newsletter.

SELECT your titles:

Alex News
City Buzz
Fourways Review
Joburg East Express
Midrand Reporter
North Eastern Tribune
Northcliff Melville Times
Randburg Sun
Roodepoort Northsider
Rosebank Killarney Gazette
Sandton Chronicle

Your details:

Your friends:

I didn't sign up for this
I'd like to see and read more... (Please indicate in comments section below)
I'm relocating (Please indicate where to)