A man dies after plunging into a tree

Picture: (A driver plunged into a tree in Rustenburg)


A 47-year-old man was killed on the Tiptol Road in Safari Gardens, Rustenburg on Friday.

ER24 spokesperson, Werner Vermaak said the tragedy took place shortly after 10pm. He further said the paramedics from ER24 arrived on the scene and found the vehicle on the side of the road. 

“Paramedics found that the vehicle crashed into a tree. The driver
of the vehicle was found behind the steering wheel with fatal injuries. Sadly, there was nothing that paramedics could do for him and he was declared dead on the scene,” Vermaak said.

He said the exact circumstances surrounding the incident is not yet known.



Werner Vermaak

ER24 Spokesperson


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