July 16 – Four people were killed and the driver of a bakkie sustained moderate injuries in a head-on collision on the R41 about 20km from Carletonville on the West Rand on Saturday night. Photo: ER24

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Four killed, one injured in R41 Carletonville collision

CARLETONVILLE, July 16 – Four people were killed and the driver of a bakkie sustained moderate injuries in a head-on collision on the R41 about 20km from Carletonville on the West Rand on Saturday night, paramedics said.

ER24 paramedics arrived to the scene at about 9.40pm and found three people trapped in a Ford Fiesta, ER24 spokeswoman Annine Siddall said.

“Upon arrival two people had succumbed to their wounds, while two others died after receiving advanced life support. The driver of the bakkie sustained moderate injuries and was transported to a nearby hospital by other emergency services on the scene.”

Local authorities were investigating the crash, Siddall said.
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