The driver of a Polo has been killed and one person is in a critical condition after a head-on collision between the Polo and a taxi in Sir Lowry’s Pass in Strand this morning.
Four other patients believed to be in their 20’s, sustained moderate to minor injures in the collision.
At the time of their arrival, ER24 paramedics found the taxi and Polo both engulfed in flames after the collision took place at approximately 08h30.
The driver of the Polo could not get out of the vehicle in time and he was declared dead on the scene.
ER24 transported one male passenger who sustained moderate injuries to Helderberg Hospital for further medical treatment.
Local authorities attended the scene and will conduct an investigation.