Post Tagged with: "South African Paramedic Services"

Accidents Aplenty: End of the Road for Biker

Accidents Aplenty: End of the Road for Biker

23rd Oct 2016 at 12:17 pm 0 comments

UPDATE: There has been the usual spate of accidents this weekend on our country’s roads. For one young biker it was the end of the road. The 30-year-old biker lost control of his bike on the R43 about 10km outside Villiersdorp on Sunday afternoon. The accident took place in an areaRead More

The BMW collided against a pole. Photos: SA Paramedics

Accident in Parklands

21st Oct 2016 at 9:43 am 0 comments

A BMW collided against a pole in Main Road, Parklands, this morning. The impact of the collision did considerable damage to the front of the car and caused the back windscreen to implode. According to the spokesperson for South African Paramedic Services Warren Cupido, “both patients refused to go toRead More

Melkbosstrand Accident

Melkbosstrand Accident

13th Oct 2016 at 11:21 am 0 comments

An accident occurred near the Total garage in Melkbosstrand this morning. According to the spokesperson for South African Paramedic Services, Warren Cupido, only one person was in the car. He is in a stable condition and was taken to hospital.

Narrow Escape

Narrow Escape

12th Oct 2016 at 9:39 am 0 comments

Two men had a narrow escape yesterday when the structure they were working on in Table View collapsed. According to the spokesperson for the South African Paramedic Services, Warren Cupido, the accident occurred around 6 pm in Pentz Drive where the men were busy fixing a leaking water pipe beneathRead More

Paramedics rushed to the scene in Boston this morning. Photo: South African Paramedic Services

Man’s Mysterious Death

12th Sep 2016 at 12:43 pm 0 comments

How he ended up there, nobody knows. The body of an elderly man was found “wedged between a wall and a car after he allegedly fell from a height in Boston, Bellville,” this morning. According to the spokesperson for South African Paramedic Services Warren Cupido the man was declared deadRead More

The rescue operation underway. Photos: South African Paramedic Services

Truck overturned near Vissershok

5th Sep 2016 at 8:30 am 0 comments

A truck overturned on the N7 near Vissershok just before 7 this morning. South African Paramedics spokesperson Warren Cupido says, “One patient was rescued after ending up in the river below.” The rescue operation was conducted by South African paramedics, Metro Rescue, EMS, Limacharlie1 and traffic. Rescue teams attended toRead More

Saldanha Bay: Early Morning Tragedy

Saldanha Bay: Early Morning Tragedy

28th Aug 2016 at 1:01 pm 0 comments

Multiple vehicles were involved in an accident in Kamp Road in Saldanha Bay earlier this morning. South African Emergency Services treated multiple patients on the scene of the accident. They were assisted by West Coast EMS, West Coast Fire and Rescue, SAPS and other services.

The pitbull was treated on the scene before being rushed to an animal hospital. Photo: SA Paramedic Services

Pittie Pulls Through

24th Aug 2016 at 1:57 pm 0 comments

A pit bull that was so badly mauled yesterday that it was considered to be in a critical condition, has pulled through. The pit bull was attacked by a dog that had broken out of a property in Plattekloof. South African Paramedic Services were summoned to the scene, and rushedRead More

Narrow Escape

Narrow Escape

18th Aug 2016 at 8:36 am 0 comments

Three people escaped without injury when the car in which they were travelling last night overturned. The accident took place on Berkeley Road in the direction of Milnerton. The spokesperson for South African Paramedic Services, Warren Cupido, thanked the police, Cape Town fire brigade and Metro Emergency Medical Service forRead More

Close Shave with Death

Close Shave with Death

17th Jul 2016 at 2:10 pm 0 comments

Emergency services had a busy weekend dealing with accidents. In some cases people were lucky and in some others, not at all. Two travellers travelling along the N7 will live to tell their tale although both vehicles left the road. A vehicle travelling on the N7 before the M19 leftRead More



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