5 Dead, One Critically Injured in Horrific R36 Collision


RITA- Five people died , one sustained critical injury after a sedan car collided with a truck on the R36 near Maake Plaza.

According to the report, a sedan car which was traveling from Burgersdorp area collided head-on with a truck at the wee hours of the Friday morning, November 13.

Mopani District Disaster management responded to the crash where two women and two men aged between 23 and 27 were declared dead on the scene.

One occupant lost his life while being transported to the hospital, the other occupant is in a critical condition at the hospital.

It is reported that the five deceased were three men from Lenyenye, one woman from Thlabine , Mothopong Village and the other woman was from Moime.

The exact circumstances surrounding the accident are not known at this stage, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.

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