Three people were confirmed dead in a head-on collision involving a Toyota SUV and a VW loading Van on the N1 North outside Botlokwa, Limpopo on Saturday morning.
The deceased are two passengers and the driver of the Toyota SUV.
Five other people escaped with very serious injuries while the driver of the VW Van sustained minor injuries.
BOTLOKWA HEAD-ON COLLISION
Preliminary investigations are citing fatigue as a possible cause of the accident.
It is alleged that one of the drivers lost control of the vehicle and collided with an on-coming car.