Man dies in Durban crash

2012-08-14 15:36

Durban - A man died and another was in a critical condition after an accident on the R102 in Phoenix, Durban, on Tuesday, paramedics said.

Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said a heavy goods truck hit the side of a car at the Palm View traffic lights.

The men were trapped in the car when paramedics arrived and mechanical equipment had to be used to free them.

They were stabilised and taken to a Durban hospital where one of them died soon after arrival. The other man was in a critical condition.

The truck driver escaped uninjured.

  • patsy.smith.125 - 2012-08-14 16:10

    You don't say just whom was jumping the lights. That's a busy area, surely there wwre witnesses.

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