Roof collapse and incidents during storm

Paramedics attended to several incidents during a heavy storm in parts of the south and west of Johannesburg.

 Shortly before 5pm, ER24 responded to a structural collapse in Lenasia. Reports were received that a roof collapsed at one of the malls. By the time paramedics arrived on scene, bystanders indicated that some people were already transported to nearby hospitals. Local fire and emergency services attended the scene.

 Six people were injured in a taxi collision on the N12 near Impala road. Several occupants sustained deep cuts and fractures.

 Reports of several minor collisions were also received during the storm. (Werner Vermaak – ER24 Spokesperson)

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