Elderly Maritzburg man killed in collision with truck

2016-03-10 18:39

Pietermaritzburg – An elderly man was killed when his car collided head-on with a truck on the Umbumbulu Road in Pietermaritzburg on Thursday, paramedics said.

The car was completely smashed and ripped open, and the man was found in the back seat, ER24 said in a statement.

He had died before paramedics arrived. Rescue services had to use the jaws-of-life to get his body out.

The cause of the collision was still unknown.

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