Four killed in KZN

2012-01-03 00:00

FOUR people were killed and several others injured in two accidents yesterday.

Three people were killed in Utrecht while four others sustained critical injuries when the taxi they were travelling in overturned. The driver reportedly lost control of the vehicle.

The taxi was travelling from Nquthu to Johannesburg.

In another accident one person died, another is in a critical condition and two are in a serious condition after the driver of the car they were in lost control on a bend on the Umbumbulu road and rolled. The occupants were found outside the vehicle.

The Road Traffic Management Corporation’s preliminary figure for road deaths during the festive season is just over 1 100.

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