Truck ploughs into Joburg clinic's wall

2013-06-14 15:28
An image of the truck that crashed through the wall of a clinic in Roodepoort. (Darren Roberts, Twitter)

An image of the truck that crashed through the wall of a clinic in Roodepoort. (Darren Roberts, Twitter)

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Johannesburg - A truck crashed through a wall of the Flora Clinic in Roodepoort, killing four people, paramedics said on Friday.

The accident happened after 13:00 and the heavy goods vehicle collided with 17 cars, Netcare911’s Santi Steinmann told News24.

Seventeen people were injured, three of them critically, said Steinmann. Fourteen people sustained moderate to serious injuries.  

Exact details as to the cause of the accident will remain the subject of a police investigation.

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