Woman, teenager killed by tipper truck in Tongaat

2016-07-07 06:00

A WOMAN and a teenager were killed when they were hit by a tipper truck in the Tongaat CBD on Thursday morning.

IPSS Medical spokesperson Paul Herbst said the two had been attempting to cross the main road and had run into the path of the earthmover.

“The females, aged approximately 45 and 15 allegedly crossed in front of a vehicle­ and into the path of a tip truck travelling north near the Tongaat taxi rank,” he said.

“Both victims were killed on impact. IPSS Medical Rescue’s advanced life support paramedic declared both victims dead on arrival at the scene,” Herbst added.

- News24.

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