4 killed in head-on crash in Roodepoort

2012-07-29 18:10

Johannesburg - Four people died and four were injured when two cars collided head-on in Roodepoort on Sunday afternoon, paramedics said.

The driver of one of the cars was thought to have veered into the path of an oncoming vehicle on Hamberg Road, said Netcare911 spokesperson Jeffrey Wicks.

Four people in one of the cars died, he said.

Two people were trapped and had to be extricated.

A man in the other car was critically injured and had to be airlifted to hospital, said Wicks.

The other injured people were taken to hospital by ambulance.

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