Woman dies after car collides with truck near Bloem

2016-12-09 21:58
The driver had to be extricated from the wreck. (ER24)

The driver had to be extricated from the wreck. (ER24)

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Bloemfontein - A woman has died after the car she was travelling in collided with a truck along the N8 between Bloemfontein and Kimberley on Friday, paramedics said.

The woman, who is believed to be in her late 20s, was found trapped inside her car about 40km outside of Bloemfontein, ER24 spokesperson Chitra Bodasing Harduth said.

She was removed from the vehicle and found to have sustained critical injuries. She was airlifted to a nearby hospital where she succumbed to her injuries while being treated, the spokesperson said.

The cause of the accident was not known. 

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