4 killed, 44 injured in Warmbaths car crash

2011-01-04 07:11

Four people were killed and 44 others injured when a packed minibus

taxi and a bakkie collided along the N1 freeway near Warmbaths.

Paramedics arrived on the scene yesterday afternoon and found both

vehicles mangled near the roadway, Netcare 911 spokesperson Jeff Wicks


Ten of the injured sustained critical injuries and 20 others

suffered serious injuries.

All the injured people were taken to Meulmed Hospital and various

other nearby health centres.

The cause of the accident was not known.

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