Truck crashes into mall, one dead

2012-01-24 07:20

One person was killed and three others were injured when a truck crashed into a shopping mall in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal.

Netcare911 spokesperson Chris Botha said the truck was travelling on the N3-bound lane when it lost control, sped through the Liberty Mall’s parking lot and crashed into an Absa bank last night.

Botha said a woman who was waiting at the parking lot was killed at the scene.

Three other people, including the driver of the truck, were taken to hospital for further medical care.

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