2 killed as car crashes into lamppost

2012-07-07 10:51

Johannesburg - Two men were killed and two others injured when their car crashed into a lamppost in Umhlanga, near Durban, on Saturday morning, paramedics said.

"The Volkswagen Golf was travelling east bound on the M41 when the driver lost control, [and] veered off the road," Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said.

The two men died at the scene.

One of the injured men was found lying next to the wreckage while the other one was trapped under the vehicle, said Botha.

The two were taken to a nearby hospital.

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  • nduduzo2 - 2012-07-07 11:16

    Eish Durban July fever..maybe...RIP guys and a speedy revovery to the injured. Its sad

  • njglen - 2012-07-07 11:53

    Sounds like they weren't wearing their seat belts. Poor guys and family.

  • manny.dasilva.334 - 2012-07-07 18:18

    Poor lamp post. Must've just jumped in front of them, MiWay??

  • Jake - 2012-07-07 19:17

    Poor guys....yes!BUT did the lamppost jump out in front of them......or was the driver behaving recklessly? Pay heed to the information on wwwfatalmovesdotcom and you will survive on our roads

  • louise.minnie - 2012-07-07 22:28

    That road goes 4 lanes into 1 its a terrible design

  • phila.mhlongo.7 - 2012-07-11 08:23

    RIP Sbu mhlongo and Siya mike Masikane .

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