Three dead in Bergville accident

2014-01-20 00:00

THREE people were killed when a light delivery van overturned on the R74 in the Bergville area early on Saturday morning.

KZN Emergency Medical Services reported that two people died at the scene and a third died later in hospital.

The cause of the accident is unknown and the identities of the victims were not released by the authorities yesterday.

KZN EMS spokesperson Robert MacKenzie said a total of 18 people were treated for injuries at the scene of the accident, of which five were critically injured. They were transported to hospitals at Emmaus and Ladysmith.

An advanced life support paramedic and several ambulances attended to the accident scene. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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