Oct 23, 2021

Mawazo Writing Africa

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Durban man critical after truck ploughs into him while changing tyre

A man from Durban is fighting for his life after being hit by a truck while changing tires on the N3 motorway.

Emer-G-Med spokesman Kyle van Reenen said the incident occurred on Tuesday morning near the Pavilion shopping center.

Paramedics found the man with life-threatening injuries lying on the road.

“According to reports from the crime scene, the man was changing a tire on his vehicle when he was hit by a heavy articulated lorry, which did not stop at the scene of the accident.

“Extended life support measures were required to stabilize him before he was rushed to a nearby hospital by ambulance for further care . “

Van Reenen said the police were there.