3 sisters die in crash

2012-02-11 14:33

Mossel Bay - Three young sisters were killed when the Opel Kadett in which they were passengers collided with a Ford Focus in Hartenbos, Western Cape on Friday night, paramedics said.

ER24 spokesperson Vanessa Jackson said the accident happened on the corners of Louie Fourie and Kaap de Goede roads.

The girls, aged between seven and 11, were travelling with their father, when the accident occurred. The children were flung from the vehicle.

Two of them died at the scene and the third died on the way to the hospital, Jackson said.

The father was taken to hospital and is in a stable condition.

The driver of the Ford sustained minor injuries.

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