3 die as taxi hits truck
Krugersdorp - Three people were killed when
their taxi hit a truck in Krugersdorp early on Monday morning, paramedics said.
The minibus and the heavy goods truck
apparently entered the Pine Haven Crossing on Hendrik Potgieter Drive at the
same time, Netcare 911 spokesperson Jeffrey Wicks said in a statement.
The taxi driver lost control of the vehicle
and it overturned.
Paramedics arrived to find that three adults
had died in the crash.
Five people were taken to hospital with
Major traffic delays were expected while
emergency personnel cleared the scene.