Two die in Free State truck accident

2016-03-05 18:06

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Free State – Two people were killed in an accident involving a truck and two other vehicles near the informal settlement of Botshabelo in the Free State, paramedics said.

Five others sustained moderate to serious injuries.

According to Netcare 911 spokesperson, Athlenda Mathe, the accident happened on the N8, 20 kilometres from Botshabelo.

“The two men were declared dead on scene,” Mathe said in a statement.

The injured were stabilised before being transported to various hospitals for further medical care.

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