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Limpopo man charged after accident

2012-06-04 22:03

Johannesburg - A man appeared in the Mankweng Magistrate's Court on Monday on charges of culpable homicide and drunken driving, Limpopo police said.

The matter was postponed to September 28 for further investigation. Harris Kekana, 41, was released on R1 000 bail, said Constable Moses Molepo.

He was arrested on Saturday around 20:00 for allegedly hitting Caswell Madiga, 90, with his car on Boyne road in Ga-Molepo, east of Polokwane.

Madiga was apparently crossing the road at the time. He died at the scene.

Police found liquor in Kekana's car after his arrest.