Elderly man killed in horror-hit-and-run – then run over twice more


After an elderly pedestrian was killed in a motor accident in Roodepoort two more cars drove over his body without stopping.

The man apparently tried to cross a road on Wednesday night before being hit by a Volkswagen Kombi, which failed to stop. Two more vehicles – a bakkie and a car – allegedly ran over the man without stopping, the Roodepoort Record reported on Thursday. morning.

The West Suburbs Roodepoort Neighbourhood Watch, reported the incident. – o

“Unfortunately we have no more information than that and we don’t know if the dead man’s next of kin are aware of his death. The case is now in the hands of the police,” Frikkie van Zyl, spokesman for the neighbourhood watch, told YOU on Thursday morning.

The accident allegedly happened on the corner of Randfontein Road and Quellerie Street.

When YOU contacted the Roodepoort police they had no knowledge of the incident and referred the matter and us to the Johannesburg Metro Police.

The Metro Police confirmed they were awaiting a report on the incident.

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