Baby killed and mother in ICU after terrible accident


After a light motor vehicle and a bakkie collided on the R54 in Three Rivers in Vereeniging, a one year old baby girl died and her mother sustained serious injuries. 

Family and friends have been offering messages of condolences form early this morning on Shanei Norris’s Facebook profile.

ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene shortly before 08H00. They found a woman still entrapped in the Kia Picanto. Midvaal Fire and Rescue extricated the woman with the jaws of life. She has sustained serious injuries and is currently in ICU.

Photo: Facebook

A baby girl was also found in the Kia but unfortunately there was nothing that could be done for her.

The driver of the bakkie sustained moderate injuries and patients were transported to hospital for further medical care.

The woman known as Shanei Norris has been receiving tons of messages from family and friends providing their love and support and are determined to help her get through this difficult time in her life.

Photo: ER24

The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known to the paramedics. The police were on the scene for further investigations.


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