The emergency team is at the scene of a fatal bus accident at N3 near Ladysmith in KwaZulu-Natal. It is believed that the bus turned the road, collided with a bush near the off-ramp in Bergville, made several turns, and expelled some occupants in the process.
Then the bus lay down at Beld next to N3.
Robert MacKenzie, a spokesperson for emergency medical services, says there have been reports of multiple casualties.
Upon arrival of the ambulance crew, it was found that at least 50 people had moderate to severe injuries.
It is believed that 10 people have died.
Mackenzie says all emergency services are on-site.
“The paramedics are treating multiple patients in the field and there are reports of multiple deaths. However, there are still reports of how many people have been fatally injured and how many have been treated by emergency medical care. Not filtered. All necessary emergency services are at the scene of coordinating rescue operations. “