Twenty-one school children have been injured after the taxi they were traveling in collided with another vehicle in Carletonville far west of Johannesburg.
The children were on their way to school when the collision occurred.
“Paramedics assessed the patients and found that 21 children had sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate. Fortunately, no serious injuries or fatalities were reported. The patients were treated for their injuries and were thereafter transported to a nearby hospital for further care. The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations” says ER24’s Russell Meiring.