Man killed in Pietermaritzburg

2013-04-01 09:15

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Johannesburg - A man was killed on Sunday evening after being knocked down by a car in Pietermartizburg, paramedics said.

The man was knocked down on Edendale Road near a new shopping mall outside the town around 20:00, said ER24 spokesperson Derrick Banks.

"Paramedics arrived on the scene and found the pedestrian lying in the road with the car a few meters up the road," he said.

"Paramedics assessed the patient but he had suffered very traumatic and fatal injuries and was declared deceased on scene. The driver of the car was unharmed in the incident."

Police were investigating.

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