Man crushed, killed by bakkie

2014-12-28 07:43
One person has been killed and 15 others seriously injured when a minibus taxi collided with another vehicle on Soutpans road in Onderstepoort, Pretoria. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

One person has been killed and 15 others seriously injured when a minibus taxi collided with another vehicle on Soutpans road in Onderstepoort, Pretoria. (Duncan Alfreds, News24)

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Johannesburg - A man was killed after a bakkie rolled over him on a farm in Kameelfontein, north of Pretoria, paramedics said on Saturday.

The man had allegedly stopped to help move the bakkie from the mud when it rolled back and crushed him, ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said.

Paramedics found the man trapped in the mud underneath the bakkie.

The man, believed to be in his 30s, had already succumbed to his injuries.

Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.

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