Tebogo Msimanga |
Three people were killed and one escaped with serious injuries in a head-on crash between a VW Polo and a VW Sedan on the D3110 road at Mokurwenyane village outside Lephalale in Waterberg early this morning.
It is alleged that the driver of a VW City Golf was trying to overtake and collided with an on-coming VW polo.
Mike Maringa of Limpopo Department of Transport and Community Safety said three people travelling in City Golf including the driver were killed instantly. “The driver of the other vehicle escaped with injuries. Reckless driving has been cited as a possible cause of the accident.”
Transport and Community Safety MEC Mavhungu Lerule Ramakhanya sent heartfelt condolences to the families of the deceased and speedy recovery wishes to the injured. The MEC is urging motorists to desist from reckless driving and speeding.