A 47-year-old man sustained serious injuries to his arm following an incident at an industrial plant in Phokeng, Rustenburg this afternoon.
When ER24 paramedics arrived at the scene shortly after 16h30, they were led to the patient who was seated next to the conveyor belt. Upon further assessment, it was found that he had sustained serious injuries to his arm.
Paramedics immediately initiated advanced life support interventions and stabilised him on the scene before transporting him to the hospital for further medical care.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident is not known to our paramedics.