One killed, 14 hurt in Middelburg crash

2016-02-27 10:31
The bakkie involved in the Middelburg accident. (ER24

The bakkie involved in the Middelburg accident. (ER24

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Cape Town - One person was killed and 14 others were injured in an accident in Middelburg in Mpumalanga, paramedics said on Saturday.

ER24 spokesperson Werner Vermaak said victims were found scattered across the scene after a bakkie overturned on the R575 in Lesedi Village on Saturday morning.

One person was declared dead on the scene, he said.

Thirteen suffered minor to moderate injuries, while one was critically injured.

The cause of the accident is unknown, Vermaak said.

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