Biker critical after collision with taxi in Durban CBD

A Biker is in a critical condition and seventeen others injured after a serious accident in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Rescue Care Paramedics were called to the scene at the corner of Prince Alfred Street and Pine Street in the Durban central area just after midnight on Wednesday morning.

On arrival Paramedics found a critically injured biker lying in the roadway. Advanced Life Support Paramedics stabilised the man on scene by placing him on a manual ventilator before transporting him to a nearby hospital for the urgent care that he required.


A further seventeen people from the taxi involved were also injured and stabilised on the scene before being transported to various hospitals for the further care that they required.

At this stage the events leading up to the collision is unknown however SAPS were on the scene and will be investigating further.