Seven die after car fire

2013-06-15 09:17

Seven people died and five were seriously injured last night when three cars caught fire after colliding on the N2 north, near Scottburgh, on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast, paramedics said.

Paramedics found the injured at the side of the road, said Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha.

They were stabilised on the scene and taken to various hospitals in the area, he said.

The cause of the accident was not known.

Police were investigating.

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