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East London police investigating case of culpable homicide after R72 collision

Jan 17, 2018
East London police investigating case of culpable homicide after R72 collision

Police in East London on Wednesday said that they are investigating a case of culpable homicide following a fatal collision involving two vehicles on the R72 Road near Kidds Beach, East London, on Tuesday night.

Four people died in the accident while 11 others were injured.

According to police information, it is alleged that an Isuzu bakkie overtook two vehicles on a double white solid line and collided with an oncoming light delivery van.

One of the vehicles lost control and went down an embankment.

The two drivers were among the fatalities.