INTERCAPE BUS DRIVER AIRLIFTED TO HOSPITAL AFTER COLLISION ON N3 NORTH | The N3 North Highway near Vosloorus has been completely closed off to traffic this morning after a truck and an Intercape bus collided this morning.
The driver of the bus has been airlifted to hospital after being trapped inside the vehicle.Twenty-six other patients have also been taken to nearby facilities for further treatment after sustaining moderate injuries.
No fatalities have been reported yet.
Emergency Services William Ntladi says, “The driver of the bus was trapped behind the steering wheel as the bus apparently crashed into the back of the truck, resulting in about 27 patients.
“So the driver being the most critical patient, Jaws of Life had to be used to rescue him.”