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Another death after North West weekend crash

2012-08-13 14:03

Pretoria - A sixth person has died as a result of a weekend crash near Zeerust, the North West public safety department said on Monday.

Spokesperson Lesolang Simon Mmope said two cars collided head-on around 18:00 on Sunday.

Five men travelling in a Toyota Corolla died on the scene. Three women in the other car, a Nissan, were seriously injured and taken to hospital. One of them died on Monday morning, Mmope said.

He said speed appeared to have played a role in the accident.

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