Car, van collide near Potch, killing 4

2012-12-22 13:15

Potchefstroom - Four people have died after a vehicle collision on the road between Potchefstroom and Klerksdorp on Saturday morning, paramedics said.

"Three people died before the arrival [of paramedics]. One person was critically injured and another person died on the scene due to the extensive injuries sustained," said Netcare 911 spokesperson Santi Steinmann.

She said the accident happened when a car collided with a delivery van.

The driver of the car survived but sustained critical injuries and was taken to hospital.