On September 10, two people were killed when a light motor vehicle crashed into a tree. The incident occurred in Houtkop Road in Vereeniging.
Russel Meiring, ER24 spokesperson, said, “Paramedics arrived on the scene to find the Provincial Services already in attendance. Upon closer inspection, paramedics found the body of a man lying beside the vehicle. He had already succumbed to his injuries and was declared dead by the Provincial Services.
“A second male was assessed and found to be in a critical condition. The man was provided with advanced life support interventions. Once stabilised, the man was transported to Sebokeng Provincial hospital. Unfortunately, this man also succumbed to his injuries.”
Local authorities are investigating the cause of the accident.