Man loses control of car

2012-05-02 11:20

Polokwane - A man died when his car rolled on the N12 between Klerksdorp and Potchefstroom in the North West province on Tuesday evening, emergency workers said.

Netcare 911 spokesperson Jeffrey Wicks said it looked like the driver, who was alone in the car, lost control.

"Common cause information indicates that the driver lost control of his vehicle which pushed from the road and overturned, rolling several times before coming to rest," Wicks said.

An hour earlier, on the same stretch of road, a motorist had a lucky escape when his car hit a kudu. The kudu was killed but there were no human deaths in that accident, Wicks said.

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