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Msobomvu police investigating culpable murder case following accident

Nov 12, 2018
Msobomvu police investigating culpable murder case following accident

Msobomvu police are investigating a culpable homicide case following an accident that occurred on Saturday.

"It is alleged that a sedan car and truck collided along N2 road near Zazulwana Village, Butterworth," said police spokesperson, Captain Jackson Manatha.

"The accident took place on Saturday 10 November 2018 at about 04h35 in the morning."

He said that the 25-year-old driver of the sedan car was fatally injured whilst his male passenger in his early 30s was seriously injured and rushed to Butterworth hospital.

"The cause of the accident is not known, but under investigation by the Msobomvu police detectives," Captain Manatha described.

"The identity of the deceased will be revealed once his next of kin has been officially informed of his death." 

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