Eldery woman killed in Mpumalanga crash

2014-12-27 09:30

An 80-year-old woman was killed and her daughter injured when the vehicle they were travelling in drove up an embankment on the R540 near Dullstroom, Mpumalanga yesterday.

“Both women were trapped inside the vehicle and were in a critical condition. Paramedics found that the mother had weak vital signs as well as multiple fractures and injuries,” ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said.

The daughter, aged 60, lost control of the vehicle and it went up the embankment.

The eldery woman, aged 80, succumbed to her injuries and died on the scene.

The daughter suffered serious leg and chest injuries. She was transported to hospital for further treatment.

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