At 19H33 Sunday night Netcare 911 responded to reports of a collision on the P200 in KwaGamalakhe on the KZN South Coast.
Reports from the scene indicate that the driver of an empty mini-bus taxi lost control crashing into a tree.
Medics assessed the scene and found that the driver had sustained minor injuries however was entrapped in the front cab.
The Fire and Rescue Services used the Jaws of Life to free the man.
Once treated and stabilised the patient was transported by ambulance to hospital for further treatment.
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