One Killed, Seven Injured After Taxi And Motorbike Collide

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KEMPTON PARK: A male motorbike rider was found lying a few metres away from his motorbike. Unfortunately, he sustained fatal injuries and was declared dead on the scene.

A motorbike rider was killed and seven others sustained injuries ranging from minor to serious after a taxi and motorbike collided on Modderfontein and Greenstone drive in Greenstone Hill in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

When ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene just before 07H00, they found some of the patients from the taxi walking around on the scene. Upon further assessment, paramedics found seven patients who sustained minor to serious injuries.

A male motorbike rider was found lying a few metres away from his motorbike. Unfortunately, he sustained fatal injuries and was declared dead on the scene.

ER24, and other medical services on the scene, transported the patients to hospital for further medical care.

The exact details surrounding the incident were not yet known to our paramedics.