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Woman dies as bakkie rolls on N8

2012-07-20 07:36

Bloemfontein - A woman was killed and four people were seriously injured when their bakkie overturned on the N8 near Botshabelo, in the Free State, on Thursday afternoon, paramedics said.

The bakkie was towing a trailer which began to snake violently across the roadway, Netcare911 spokesperson Jeffrey Wicks said.

The driver lost control of the vehicle and it rolled.

The woman was pronounced dead on the scene and the injured were taken to Botshabelo Clinic.