TAXI DRIVER KILLED IN POLOKWANE CAR CRASH

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The driver of the Quantum was certified dead on the scene by paramedics while the other two drivers are recuperating in Seshego Hospital. Photo supplied/ Limpopo SAPS. 

By: Angie Nkuna
news.giyaniview@mailbox.co.za

SESHEGO – Police in Seshego outside Polokwane are investigating a case of Culpable Homicide which happened on Monday along the Nelson Mandela drive.

It is alleged that the Silver Toyota Corolla was driving towards Polokwane when the driver lost control of the vehicle and crossed over into the bus lane and faced on-coming traffic, while the white Toyota Quantum driving Northward collided with the said Corolla and at the same time the Maroon Mercedes Benz behind the quantum also collided with the said corolla.

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Limpopo Police said the driver of the Quantum was certified dead on the scene by paramedics while the other two drivers are recuperating in Seshego Hospital.

“The incident happened along Nelson Mandela drive next to Madiba Park and Seshego circle.

“The cause of the accident is not yet known at the moment, but the police investigations will reveal.

“The deceased’s name is withheld until the next of kin are informed. We are appealing to the road users to respect and comply with the road traffic signs and be patient.” Said Constable Monatse Mamabolo.

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