<em>Boer Soek 'n Vrou</em> contestant dies

Johan van Zyl. (Facebook)
Johan van Zyl. (Facebook)

Cape Town – A popular farmer from the kykNET reality series, Boer Soek 'n Vrou, has died. 

According to Netwerk24 Johan van Zyl, a farmer from the Roedtan district died on Saturday in a car accident. 

He lost control of his vehicle on a gravel road and was transported via helicopter to a hospital where he later died from his injuries. 

Johan is survived by his two daughters Monique and Juanita, and his son, Johan jnr. 

He appeared on Boer Soek 'n Vrou in 2011 and was one of the most popular contestants.

To this day he remains one of the contestants who received the most letters from female suitors.