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Man killed in Western Cape crash

2012-09-10 16:41

Cape Town - A man was killed and two others seriously injured in a head-on collision between a heavy duty van and a truck on the R46 near Tulbagh on Monday, said Western Cape emergency medical services.

Spokesperson Keri Davids said the crash happened at 11:30 and the rescue took three hours.

The driver of the van had to be removed from the wreckage with a crane and hydraulic equipment, but was declared dead at the scene shortly afterwards.

The truck driver had a serious head injury, and his passenger had an injured arm.

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  • jonathan.maree.1 - 2012-09-10 17:07

    and so the carnage continues unabated..

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