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Broken glass is visible from an attempted highjacking which saw a German national murdered outside Hazyview, Mpumalanga, 4 October 2022. The man was shot through the windscreen of his vehicle during an attempted highjacking. Picture: Yeshiel Panchia/News24
Broken glass is visible from an attempted highjacking which saw a German national murdered outside Hazyview, Mpumalanga, 4 October 2022. The man was shot through the windscreen of his vehicle during an attempted highjacking. Picture: Yeshiel Panchia/News24

A 67-year-old German tourist was gunned down in Mpumalanga leaving his wife distraught and his friends devastated.

The tourists were driving from the Drakensberg to their accommodation at Mdluli Safari Lodge in the Kruger National Park when they were ambushed by armed men.

The attackers sped off in their VW Caddy after shooting the driver through the window when he refused to open the vehicle's doors.  

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