LOSKOP DAM – On Apri 01, 2019 a head on collision between an Avanza (sports utility vehicle) SUV and a sedan has claimed the lives of three people on N11 Road between Loskop and Middelburg.
The three victims were occupants in the Avanza and they died on the scene. Six people sustained serious injuries and four of the injured were occupants in the Avanza while two were from the sedan. The injured were rushed to the hospital after paramedics had stabilised on the scene. The cause of the crash remain unknown and the investigation is underway.
The road was still partially closed therefore motorists travelling in that direction were advised to= be patient while the emergency personnel were clearing the scene. Meanwhile Mpumalanga Community Safety, Security and Liaison MEC Pat Ngomane has wished those who were injured a speedy recovery. He is also sending his heartfelt condolences to the affected families.
Ngomane has called on motorists to exercise due diligence when on the road in order to avoid crashes.