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    Pregnant mom injured in collision in Ethekwini

    Just after 14h00 Emer-G-Med paramedics together with Durban Metro Police Search and Rescue, Ethekwini Fire and Rescue and ER24, responded to the scene of a serious motor vehicle collision on Gladys Manzi Road at the intersection of Osborne Street.

    On arrival on scene two light motor vehicles were found to have collided head-on causing one of the vehicles to come to rest against a boundary fence.

    An eight-month pregnant mother to be was a passenger in one of the vehicles and suffered minor injuries. She was treated on the scene and taken to a nearby hospital for further investigation and treatment.

    Three men aged between twenty and thirty were found freeing themselves from the second vehicle whilst a fourth was found mechanically entrapped in the wreckage.

    Rescue technicians from Ethekwini Fire and Rescue Services used specialised hydraulic tools to free him.

    All four men were treated for moderate injuries and transported to hospital for further care.

    The local authorities will investigate the scene accordingly.

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