Bakkie and car collide, killing passenger

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Pietermaritzburg - A man was killed and two others injured when a bakkie and a car collided head-on in Pietermaritzburg on Friday, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said.

ER24 spokesperson Vanessa Jackson said the accident happened around 01:00 on the R56 at Murray Road.

"The passenger who was seated in the front seat of the car was declared dead on the scene while the driver sustained serious injuries."

Jackson said the driver of the bakkie suffered minor injuries and both injured men were transported by ambulance to a nearby hospital.

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