One killed, another injured in collision with a truck in Polokwane
A collision between a truck and a light motor vehicle along the R101, approximately 40km outside of Polokwane, left one person dead and another with minor injuries.
Paramedics from ER24 that arrived on the scene shortly after 12 pm, found a light motor vehicle wedged underneath the back of a truck carrying wooden pallets. Upon assessment, they found that the male driver of the vehicle showed no signs of life. He was later declared dead on the scene. A passenger in the same vehicle was fortunate to have sustained only minor injuries. Paramedics treated the male passenger on the scene before he was transported to a nearby hospital.
The exact circumstances surrounding the collision are not yet known. Local authorities attended the scene and will investigate.