4 killed in Bloem smash

2011-08-27 07:19

Johannesburg - Four people were killed when a minibus taxi collided head-on with a truck in Bloemfontein on Friday evening, paramedics said.

Two of the taxi's occupants, who were trapped in the wreckage, died on the scene at the corner of McGregor and McKenzie streets, ER24 spokesperson Andre Visser said in a statement.

Another two passengers died in Pelonomi Hospital due to severe head injuries.

The truck driver and another 12 people in the taxi were injured.

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