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15 children injured in collision in Randpark Ridge

Paramedics say the taxi the children were travelling in collided with another vehicle.

Picture: @ER24EMS/Twitter

JOHANNESBURG – At least 15 children between the age of four and six have been injured in a car accident on Beyers Naude Drive in Randpark Ridge on Monday morning.

Paramedics say the taxi the children were travelling in collided with another vehicle.

The Jaws of Life had to be used to extricate the driver from the car.

ER24’s Russel Meiring says: “When ER24 paramedics along with various other sources arrived on the scene, they found the taxi and light motor vehicle on the side of the road.

“The entire front of the taxi had been completely smashed open. Several children were found either seated on the sidewalk or walking around on the scene.”

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