One dead in crash

2016-07-07 06:00
The bakkie at the accident scene.

The bakkie at the accident scene.

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ONE person was killed and another is in a critical condition­ after a bakkie crashed into a tree on the R102 between Ballito and Tongaat on Sunday morning.

The exact detail to the cause of the accident will remain a subject for police investigation and comment.

“When Netcare911 paramedics arrived on scene, we found that the driver of the bakkie
had already died due to the
extensive injuries he sustained,” said Netcare 911 spokesperson
Athlenda Mathe.

The passenger, who is
in a critical­ condition, was
stabilised on scene and transported to a nearby hospital.

- Supplied.

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