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Three die in Free State crash

2011-12-20 22:05

Johannesburg - Three people were killed when a bakkie and a car collided near Ficksburg, in the Free State, police said on Tuesday.

The collision happened on the R26 road on Monday night, Captain Phumelelo Dhlamini said.

A man and woman were found trapped inside the wreckage of the bakkie. Another man was trapped inside the other car's wreckage.

All were declared dead on the scene.

The cause of the accident would be investigated, Dhlamini said.