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Taxi found of its side on top of barricades, authorities investigate

Ten passengers in a taxi were injured on the morning of 18 August 20232 when the taxi overturned on Nelson Mandela Boulevard in Mowbray, Cape Town.

At about 12:34, ER24 and other emergency personnel discovered the taxi on its side on top of the center barricades. Three passengers were discovered inside the taxi, while numerous more were sat close by.

While medical professionals attended to the patients, rescue services started to remove the three patients from the taxi.

Two people received critical injuries, according to the medical staff's evaluation, while eight others had light to moderate wounds. Thankfully, there were no fatalities discovered there.

The two critically injured people were given medical attention and painkillers before being taken to local hospitals for more care.

Although the full circumstances of this tragedy remain unknown, local authorities were on the site to conduct additional investigations.

In a separate incident, there was a near-fatal accident involving a truck and an ambulance on the B2 highway close to the Husab Mine turnoff. Amazingly, no significant injuries have been reported.

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