Accident near Witbank leaves 2 dead, one injured

2016-04-07 17:47

Witbank – A crash involving a bakkie and another vehicle near Witbank on Thursday has left two people dead and another injured near.

Two men in the bakkie, believed to be in their 30s, were killed, while a woman in the other vehicle sustained injuries to her ankle and ribs. The incident occurred on the Van Dyk Drift Road, about 25km from Witbank.

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said the two men had already died when paramedics arrived at the scene

The woman was treated for her injuries and transported to Cosmos Hospital for further treatment.

The cause of the collision is not yet known, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.

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