3 killed as car crashes into tree in Joburg

2014-09-26 08:00
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Johannesburg -Three men were killed when their car crashed into a tree on the M13 in Kagiso, west of Johannesburg, paramedics said on Friday.

Another man was critically injured in the crash which occurred on Thursday night, said Netcare 911 spokesperson Santi Steinmann.

"Paramedics and other services arrived on scene and found the severely crumpled remains of the vehicle," said Steinmann.

"Upon assessment of all patients it was found that three men died prior to their arrival. A fourth man was found in a critical condition and he was ejected from the vehicle during the accident."

The injured man was airlifted to hospital.

The cause of the accident was unclear.

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