Car ripped to shreds in Polokwane crash

2011-12-12 21:27
Johannesburg - A man was killed when his car crashed into the side of a bus on the N1 south outside Polokwane on Monday, paramedics said.

The car was completely destroyed in the accident and the driver did not survive, ER24 spokesperson Vanessa Jackson said.

"The front of the vehicle was literally shredded and crushed into something almost unrecognisable... The driver suffered extensive injuries."

Witnesses said the vehicle suddenly swerved and hit the side of the bus that was passing on the opposite side of the highway, Jackson said.

The passengers in the bus were not injured.
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