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Ramaphosa's motorcade involved in an accident

A bakkie allegedly jumped a red traffic light and crashed into the official car yesterday.

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Hawks,Cyril Ramaphosa,The Hawks,ANC deputy president Cyril Ramaphosa,Cyril Ramaphosa motorcade accident
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JOHANNESBURG - The Hawks have confirmed that one of the lead vehicle in Deputy President Cyril Ramaphosa's motorcade has been involved in an accident in Cape Town.

A bakkie allegedly jumped a red traffic light and crashed into the official car yesterday.

One of Ramaphosa's body guards was rushed to hospital after the accident, but is now recovering at home.

Hawks spokesperson Hangwani Mulaudzi says the rest of the cars in the motorcade managed to avoid the accident.

“One member from the VIP unit was injured. He was taken to hospital and I’m told now he is recuperating at home. There were no injuries reported in the other vehicle. We are investigating a case of reckless and negligent driving.”

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