Man dies in Amanzimtoti horror crash

2012-05-31 21:34
Amanzimtoti crash (Netcare 911)

Amanzimtoti crash (Netcare 911)

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Johannesburg - A man was killed when his car crashed into a truck on the N2 near Amanzimtoti in KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday, paramedics said.

Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha described it as a horror crash and said the wreck of the car was found next to the south-bound lane with the driver trapped inside.

Reports from the scene is that the car was travelling South bound on the N2 when the driver appeared to slump across the steering wheel veer across the centre median and smash into a truck travelling North bound.

"The man died due to the extensive injury that he sustained. Firemen used the Jaws of Life to free the body from the wreckage."

Botha said the truck driver was not injured.

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