2 killed in head-on crash in Newcastle

2015-10-13 10:58
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Durban - Two men have been killed in a head-on collision between a truck and motor vehicle on the N11 in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal on Monday night.

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said when paramedics arrived on scene, they found the truck and light motor lying in the middle of the road.

"On further assessment, paramedics found two bodies, one lying inside the light motor vehicle and another lying a few metres away.

"Unfortunately nothing more could be done for the patients and they were declared dead on scene."

Meiring said the driver of the truck sustained only minor injuries.

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