Tala Valley: Man killed in head-on collision

2009-08-28 00:00

IT is believed that the wet weather and bad visibility may have lead to an accident on the R603 in Tala Valley in which one person died and two others were critically injured after a head-on collision between a bakkie and car.

ER24 spokesman Derrick Banks said paramedics arrived on the scene to find the driver of the bakkie dead. He is believed to have been a security guard.

The driver and one of the rear seat passengers in the car were in a critical condition and required advanced life support. The other two occupants sustained serious injuries and were stabilised at the scene. They were all taken to Medi-Clinic, said Banks. — Witness Reporter.

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