STATEMENT BY NETCARE 911:
At 16H00 Tuesday afternoon, Netcare 911 responded to reports of a collision on Fatima road in Newlands North of Durban.
Reports from the scene indicate that the driver of a truck lost control resulting in the vehicle crashing into a house.
Both the driver and passenger were trapped in the front cab.
The Ethekwini Fire and Rescue Services as well as a Netcare 911 Rescue Technician used the “Jaws of Life” to free the occupants.
Once the patients were stabilized they were transported by another private ambulance service to hospital for further treatment.
All necessary authorities were on scene.