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Uitenhage police appeal for help after unknown man killed in weekend accident

Aug 22, 2017
Uitenhage police appeal for help after unknown man killed in weekend accident

Detectives in Uitenhage are seeking the assistance of the community in identifying and locating the next-of-kin of an unknown male, who was killed in a motor vehicle accident on Saturday night on the Cuyler Manor Road, in Uitenhage. 

"It is alleged that the victim was knocked over by a vehicle and he was found lying next to the road by community members," said police spokesperson, Captain Gerda Swart. 

"The male victim, who is in his early sixties, is about 1,68m tall and weighs about 60kg. 

"He was wearing a green jacket, black pants with tekkies.  He had no identification in his possession." 

Anyone with information that can assist with the identification of the victim or his next-of-kin, are requested to contact the investigating officer, Detective Constable Sithembile Solwandle on 063 011 9638, SAPS Uitenhage 041 996 3438 or Crime Stop 08600 10111.