Man dies after car rolls on N2

File photo: ER24
A man died while a young boy was transported to hospital in a critical condition after their vehicle rolled on the N2 outside Khayelitsha Tuesday December 31.

Their vehicle rolled over, ejecting three of the four occupants.

Emergency services arrived on the scene at 3:48am. 

ER24 spokesperson, Ross Campbell, said: “An adult male was found to have suffered fatal injuries and was unfortunately declared dead on the scene. A boy, thought to be 13 years old, had suffered multiple critical injuries and was treated with Advanced Life Support interventions to stabilise him before being transported to Groete Schuur Hospital for further care.”

A woman, who had suffered moderate injuries, was transported to Tygerberg Hospital for further treatment. 

The driver was not injured.

The cause of the accident is being investigated.