Woman killed while crossing N1 highway in Centurion

2016-04-28 15:30
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Pretoria – A woman was killed on Thursday afternoon while attempting to cross a road in Centurion.

Traffic was heavily affected following the accident, involving a SUV, on the N1 highway near the Old Johannesburg Road.

According to ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring, the woman was found lying on the highway. She was declared dead at the scene.

The vehicle was pulled over to the side of the road, and the driver had sustained minor injuries.

"It is believed that six people had attempted to cross the busy highway at the time of the collision," said Meiring.

"The deceased apparently failed to notice the oncoming vehicle."

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