Five people were killed and two were critically injured in a head-on collision on the N1 South Limpopo near Middelfontein in Waterberg district on Friday.

It is alleged that a Toyota SUV got a tyre burst and collided head-on with an oncoming mini Cooper and Hyundai SUV.

ALSO READ: More than 1000 suspects arrested for various crimes

Four people were killed instantly on impact and the fifth died on the way to the hospital. Four of the deceased were in the Avanza and the fifth victim was in the Mini Cooper.

FIVE PEOPLE KILLED ON THE N1 IN LIMPOPO 

The N1 is currently closed between the Kranskop toll Plaza and Middlefontein. Vehicles are now diverted to the R101.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *