Pedestrian dies after being hit by car

2016-03-27 10:48
(Netcare 911)

(Netcare 911)

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Pretoria - A man died on the R21 near the Nellmapius offramp on Sunday morning when he was hit by a car and died at the scene, paramedics said.

Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha in a statement said the man tried to run across the R21 when he was struck by a vehicle that was driving towards Johannesburg.

"Paramedics arrived at the scene and found the man lying in the roadway. Tragically, it was found that he died before our arrival due to the extensive injuries that he sustained," he said.

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