Several cars hit body lying in road for hours

2015-02-08 21:59


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Johannesburg - The body of a man was discovered along Makgobaskloof road in Tzaneen, Limpopo police say.

He had serious head and leg injuries, spokesperson Lieutenant Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said.

"At this stage, we don’t know what exactly happened... we cannot rule out the possibility that he might have been knocked down by a vehicle and run over by more vehicles on the road for some hours because his head is badly injured."

The man's identity was not yet known.

Meanwhile, two people were killed when a vehicle they were travelling in overturned in Maake.

"Four people were travelling in the sedan when it overturned near Turkey village in Maake on Saturday," Ngoepe said.

"Two women died instantly and two occupants, who included the driver, suffered serious injuries."

The cause of the accident was not known.

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