5 killed in Limpopo collision

By admin
28 October 2013

Polokwane - Five people died on Sunday evening when two cars collided on Matlala road, outside Polokwane, Limpopo paramedics said.

"Upon their arrival on scene they found that two vehicles had collided resulting in five people tragically losing their lives," said Netcare 911 spokesperson Santi Steinmann.

"Rescue services had to make use of the Jaws of Life to extricate the entrapped bodies of the deceased from both vehicles."

The collision occurred around 25km outside Polokwane. The cause of the accident was not known. Police were investigating.