Microlight spun out of control before crash - witness

2015-11-06 17:48
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Johannesburg - An eyewitness saw a microlight spin out of control before crashing in Randburg, Johannesburg, killing one person on Friday, paramedics said.

Paramedics arrived at a sports ground at the intersection of Garden and Jan Smuts roads and found the smoldering wreckage, ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said.

"Paramedics found a body lying near the wreckage.

"Unfortunately the patient had already succumbed to their multiple, fatal injuries," he said.

The cause of the accident was not known, but was being investigated.

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