[NELSPRUIT] Two people killed and five injured in head-on collision
Two people have been killed and three children were amongst the seriously injured, when two light vehicles collided head-on outside Alkmaar, near Nelspruit, on the N4 this afternoon.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene around 3:20 pm to find multiple services in attendance, a Toyota Tazz blocking the highway and a BMW on the embankment. Two kids from the BMW had already been transported from the scene. The driver, a male, sustained only minor injuries, while an adult female was found to be in a serious condition. An adult male and female in the Tazz were found showing no signs of life and were declared dead on the scene. A 6-year-old boy from this vehicle was also found in a serious condition. The injured were treated by Advanced Life Support and transported to a private hospital in the area.
SAPS, Fire & Rescue and Traffic police were on the scene for further investigation.