Man killed in Alberton accident

2012-07-10 14:49

Johannesburg - A man was killed when his car collided head-on with a truck in Walkerville, south of Johannesburg, on Tuesday, paramedics said.

ER24 spokesperson Vanessa Jackson said the accident happened at about 10:00.

"It is believed that one of the vehicles veered out their lanes and collided head-on with the other oncoming vehicle."

The driver of the car, a man in his 20s, was declared dead on the scene as he sustained extensive injuries.

"The driver of truck fortunately did not sustain any physical injuries."

The truck was transporting a load of bricks.

  • Hemlock - 2012-07-10 15:20

    A life lost too young, too soon. RIP and condolences to the family.

  • di.hingley - 2012-07-10 16:04


  • martin.britchford.5 - 2012-07-10 17:06

    over taking on the R82 or whatever its called is a suicide mission, rip bro, and trucks fly down there, or crawl forcing people to try over take, it needs to be a duel carriage way from south gate right to vereeniging side, its a shocking piece of road

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