Butterworth police investigating how bakkie collided head-on with two Avanza's


Butterworth police says that they are investigating how a bakkie collided with two Toyota Avanza's along Mthatha Street, in Butterworth, on Thursday afternoon, leaving four passengers in hospital.

According to the police, the bakkie was coming from the Dutywa direction while the two Toyota Avanza’s were coming from Butterworth and heading to Dutywa.

“A female passenger, whose age has not been established, suffered serious injuries in the accident, which also injured three men.

The woman and the men were passengers in the two Avanza’s and they were rushed to a local hospital,” said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

 He added that police investigations on the cause of the accident are continuing.