Death toll in road crash hits 12

Pretoria News Weekend - - NEWS -

A 12th per­son has died in hos­pi­tal fol­low­ing the hor­ror road ac­ci­dent in which a minibus taxi hit a don­key be­fore col­lid­ing with a truck on the N1 in Bot­lokwa, Lim­popo.

Po­lice spokesper­son Colonel Moat­she Ngoepe said a case of cul­pa­ble homi­cide was be­ing in­ves­ti­gated in the Thurs­day night ac­ci­dent in which 11 peo­ple died in­stantly.The truck driver sur­vived with no in­juries. The taxi was trav­el­ling from Makhado to­wards Polok­wane when it struck the truck. – ANA

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