The relevant authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding an accident that took place on September 4 in Vanderbijlpark on Barrage Road near the big shopping complexes in the area. Although the vehicles involved are badly damaged and paramedics were at the scene, it isn’t yet known if anyone was seriously injured. Photos: Shane Pretorius.
Two people have just been taken to hospital by ER24 after a collision on the corner of Fowler Street and Playfair Boulevard in Vanderbijlpark. The accident took place at approximately 10:45. Emfuleni Fire & Rescue as well as other emergency services are on the scene
One person was seriously injured when the driver of a bakkie lost control over the vehicle on the R57 highway between Sasolburg and Vanderbijlpark on Thursday August 9. The patient was taken to hospital by a medical helicopter. Photo: Shane Pretorius/Amore Deyzel
The fire brigade had to extricate two patients using the jaws of life
Collision between light motor vehicle and taxi
The driver of this Volkswagen Golf apparently lost control of his car on the road behind ArcelorMittal in Vanderbijlpark on Saturday evening at about 21h30. The driver was taken to hospital by emergency staff of the Provincial ambulance service. Photos: Amoré Deyzel
Being stuck on the side of the road is an unpleasant and sometimes scary situation for anyone. This can be even worse if you are stuck because of a crash. The Automobile Association (AA) advises all motorists to be aware of their rights and in control of events in such a situation.
According to unofficial reports some or all of the deceaced were from the Vaal Triangle
Potholes again caused thousands of rands of damage when cars collided on the road between Sharpeville and the Barrage Road in Vanderbijlpark
The parents of some of the children involved, will arrive at OR Tambo this morning after receiving the tragic news while on holiday in Turkey.
In the Vaal Triangle, at least four serious accidents in the past four weeks can be attributed to rainy weather, potholes or slippery roads.