Incidents July 14, 2022
[BENONI] – Man killed when car crashes into a lake.
A man was killed this morning when his light motor vehicle veered into the roadside barriers and crashed into a lake next to the N12 after the Tom Jones offramp in Benoni.
ER24 and various towing services arrived on the scene at 06h08 to find the vehicle some distance in the lake.
With help from a towing service member, ER24 medics were able to pull the vehicle to the nearby banks using the recovery vehicle.
On closer inspection, medics found a man’s body lying in the vehicle. Unfortunately, the man showed no signs of life. Nothing could be done for him, and he was declared dead.
The exact details surrounding this incident are unknown, but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.