Motorcyclist killed in Joburg crash

2012-05-14 14:23
Johannesburg - A motorcyclist was killed when he fell off his motorbike and was struck by a passing car on the N12 highway towards Johannesburg on Monday, paramedics said.

"Eyewitnesses saw the man, in his 40s, falling off his motorbike before being struck by a car, at around 10:00 on Monday," said Vanessa Jackson, the spokesperson for ER24.

She said the car involved in the accident was not on the scene when paramedics arrived.

"The man was found lying in the middle lane, just after the Lenasia off-ramp."

He was declared dead on the scene.

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