JOHANNESBURG, April 12 – Two people died when a police vehicle collided with a sedan in Westernburg near Polokwane on Thursday, Limpopo police said.
Spokesman Colonel Moatshe Ngoepe said two officers were traveling in the state vehicle while the sedan had four occupants.
Two people from the VW sedan died instantly. Two others and the two police officers sustained serious injuries and they were all taken to the hospital for medical treatment.
Ngoepe said the cause of the accident had not been established yet but police were investigating a case of culpable homicide.
The names of the two deceased will be released as soon as their next of kin have been informed.