Four killed, two injured in Carletonville crash

Four people were killed and two others sustained moderate injuries when their vehicle overturned on the R501 near East Driefontein in Carletonville on Sunday.

ER24 spokesperson, Werner Wermaak said paramedics arrived on the scene where they found six people that were involved in the incident. 

“It is understood that all of them were occupants in the same vehicle. Two people with fatal injuries were found inside the vehicle and another two with fatal injuries were strewn several meters away from the vehicle. 

“It is believed they were ejected during the rollover. Two other occupants were found with moderate injuries. They were treated on scene and later transported to a nearby hospital for further care,” Wermaak said.

The exact circumstances surrounding the incident is not yet known. 

Local authorities attended the scene. 


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