Phalaborwa- An immigrant and security guard died in separate road fatalities!


By: Blessing Mabunda

Security guard has died at Maphuta Malatji hospital in Namakgale outside Phalaborwa after he has been rushed to hospital by paramedics on Wednesday night.

It’s alleged that the driver of the security bukkie lost control before the vehicle overturned and went down to the bridge along R530 road in Phalaborwa before it killed the guard, and leaving other four occurpents with serious injuries.

Meanwhile police are investigating a culpable homicide after the Department of Home affairs (DHA) vehicle overturned along the N1 North outside Makhado.

Police spokesperson Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said “the vehicle was transporting seven immigrants from Musina to Lindela in Gauteng when it allegedly got a puncture, and lost control and overturned killing one immigrant (49) instantly and others sustained serious injuries including the home affairs officials”.

Edited by: Dankie Mabunda