KwaZulu-Natal: At 15H43 Tuesday afternoon Netcare 911 responded to reports of a collision on the R74 between Winterton and the N3.
Reports from the scene indicate that the driver of a heavy motor vehicle lost control resulting in a rollover.
Medics from KwaZulu Private ambulance services found the patient to have sustained serious injuries.
The patient treated on scene while the Okhahlamba Fire and Emergency Services used hydraulic tools to free the 66-year-old male from the wreckage.
Due to the nature of the patients injuries a Netcare 911 air ambulance was activated.
Once stabilised the patient was flown to a specialist facility for further treatment.
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