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Passengers trapped in car

2012-07-01 09:28

Johannesburg - Three people were killed and two critically injured when a car hit the back of a truck in Durban early on Sunday morning, paramedics said.

"Reports from the scene indicate that the car with five occupants slammed into the rear of a truck at around 03:54 this morning," said Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha.

Paramedics arrived on the scene to find the passengers still trapped in the car. Two men and a woman died on the scene, while two men were critically injured.

The two men were stabilised on the scene and transported to Addington hospital for further treatment, said Botha.

The accident happened at around 03:45 on the N2 south near Westwood mall.

Comments
  • Steven Trollip - 2012-07-01 13:54

    Truck drivers stop where ever they want to!Picking up hikkers and brothers for extra money.no brains just thinking money!!!!!FU...ERS!!!!!!ag Trukkers

  • Abdul - 2012-07-01 16:25

    Speed,drunk driver, driver distracted by cellphone......possible causes....!drivers must learn to be more cautios and don't make the road their death beds.look at wwwfatalmovesdotcom

  • MaMphozza - 2012-07-02 21:05

    RIP Zimkhitha

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