Bizarre: man dies after minor crash

2011-08-08 00:00

A MAN has died in unusual circumstances after a minor traffic accident near Vereeniging.

ER24 reported that the man crashed his Land Rover into the road barrier after swerving to avoid another car on Friday night. When he got out of his vehicle, he staggered and plunged down a six-metre embankment in the dark.

The people in the other car called police and paramedics, but the man had suffered extensive head and chest injuries and died despite being resuscitated once.

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