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Two people died in Giyani fatal crash!

Two people died in Giyani fatal crash!

Two people were burnt beyond recognition. Image/ Angie Nkuna.

By Angie Nkuna

The South African Police Service in Giyani, are investigating a case of culpable homicide after three motor vehicles collided and caught fire last night.

Two people were burnt beyond recognition. The horrific crash occurred along the R81 road in Giyani, just after Gaza beef.

It is alleged that, two Isuzu Bakkies were travelling from Giyani to Mooketsi direction when they collided and one of the drivers allegedly lost control of the motor vehicle and collided head on with the third oncoming vehicle, a Ford Ranger.

“During this collision, all the three motor vehicles caught fire, one Isuzu bakkie, with two occupants a male driver and a female passenger, were burned to death.

“Whereas, the other Isuzu bakkie with two occupants, a driver and a passenger, survived without injuries and the Ford Ranger with three occupants, including the driver, sustained serious injuries and they were then taken to Nkhesani hospital for medical treatment.

“At this stage, the cause of this collision is not clear, but the ongoing Police investigations will tell.

“The process of identifying the two deceased, including the Forensic tests is still underway. The Police investigations are still continuing.” Added Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe.

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