Police call witnesses of hit and run

2015-09-22 06:00

Police are appealing to independent witnesses of a hit and run accident that killed a five-year-old boy, to come forward.

On Sunday 13 September at 12:30, Mitchell’s Plain Police were informed of a collission in Tafelberg Street, Tafelsig.

Police spokesperson Constable Zandile Marashula says they are looking for any witnesses that can assist in tracking down the driver of the car.

“[The accident happened] on the corner of Tafelberg and Stella streets. A five-year-old boy was knocked down by a red Toyota Conquest,” she says.

The victim was taken to hospital by paramedics, but died on the way.

Police are seeking witnesses who were not affected by the accident to come forward.


Anyone with information is urged to call investigating officer Detective Sergeant Claasen on 082 587 4369 or 021 370 1754

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