3 killed, 1 injured in three-vehicle high-impact crash in Pretoria

2016-03-11 22:54
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Pretoria – Three people were killed in a crash between a minibus taxi and two other vehicles on Soutpansbergweg Road in Rietondale on Friday evening.

Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said paramedics found the cars had twisted frames consistent with a high-impact crash.

“Three men died from the extensive injuries they sustained. One person escaped from the crash with minor injuries.”

Firefighters had to work in the pouring rain to extricate the people from the wreckage.

Police are investigating the crash.

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