Hit-and-run driver beaten to death

2012-09-16 19:05
Body bag (File, Sapa)

Body bag (File, Sapa)

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Johannesburg - A man was beaten to death by a mob following a hit-and-run in which three children died in Durban Deep, Roodepoort, on Sunday, said Johannesburg emergency services.

Spokesperson Synock Matobako said the man, in his 30s, was assaulted by community members after two boys and a girl were killed when he hit them with his car.

Two of the children were aged six and the other was 7 years old.

A 5-year-old child and a woman were taken to hospital.

Two men, who were with the man who was killed by the mob, ran away.

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