Woman critical following tractor incident, Wonderboom

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Woman critical following tractor incident, Wonderboom
Woman critical following tractor incident, Wonderboom. photo: Arrive Alive

At 11:24 on Sunday morning 9 February 2020, Netcare 911 responded to reports of traumatic injury at a Wonderboom nursery.

Reports from the scene indicate that a 58 year old female who was driving a tractor at the time had gotten her clothing caught in the propshaft resulting in her getting pulled in as well.

Medics assessed the scene and found that the lady had sustained an almost complete amputation of the left leg.

The patient was treated on scene by an Advanced life support paramedic who found her to be in a critical condition.

Due to the nature of the patients injuries the Netcare 7 specialised helicopter ambulance was activated to airlift her to hospital for further assessment.

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