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By: Khomisani Chabalala
Two vehicles collided head-on, on the N1 Road near Mookgopong and Mokopane leaving at least seven people dead.
The deadly accident happened when a Toyota Corrolla and a Volswagen Jetta collided head-on this morning.
L.T Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said all four people from the VW Jetta died instantly. Ngoepe added that the deseases are identified and are from Thohoyandou and Xikundu village outside Malamulele.
“The identified deseases from the VW Jetta are Elsie Helen Johanna Sadie 60, David Johannes Sadie 62, Franzille Van Billjon Sadie 33 and Marenzille van Biljon Sadie 6, from Makhado outside Thohoyandou”, said Ngoepe.
“In the other car, Toyota Corrolla, three people died and are identified to be the Maluleke family from Xikundu village outside Malamulele Township”, Ngoepe added.
“The names of the deceased in the Toyota Corrolla, are Flora Maluleke Chauke 45, Tintswalo Nkombyame Maluleke 39 and Glenn Nkombyame 25”, He said .
Two surviving victims, a little girl, 4 and a 49 year old man are critical injured and they are receiving medical treatment in Mokopane hospital, said Ngoepe.
“The cause of the deadly accident is not yet established, however the investigations are continuing”, concluded Ngoepe.