3 die in Eastern Cape crash

2012-07-24 15:59

Johannesburg - Three people died and two were critically injured in a crash near Port Elizabeth, in the Eastern Cape on Tuesday, said paramedics.

A 4x4 and a Volkswagen Golf collided head-on along Marine Drive, in Noordhoek, at about 14:00, said Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha.

Three people in the Golf were declared dead on the scene.

Two people in the 4x4 were critically injured and were taken to a nearby hospital, he said.