Child dies in pedestrian accident

2015-07-01 06:05

A NINE-YEAR-OLD girl died in a pedestrian accident along the N2 north, near the Ilfracombe off-ramp on the KwaZulu-Natal South Coast on Saturday morning.

“A report from the scene indicates that the girl and another child were standing along the highway and the nine-year-old tried to run across the road but landed in front of a vehicle that was traveling towards Durban,” said Netcare 911 Media Liaison Officer, Chris Botha.

Netcare 911 paramedics found the child lying on the road verge, but she had died before their arrival due to the extensive injuries sustained. - Netcare 911.

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