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Four die in Pretoria taxi accident

Three others are in a critical condition after the driver of one vehicle lost control of the taxi, crashing into another car.

Four killed, three critical, N4 direction Witbank in Pretoria. Picture: Twitter/@Netcare911_sa

JOHANNESBURG – Four people have died after a taxi driver lost control and crashed into a car on the N4 in Pretoria on Friday afternoon.

Three other people were critically injured and have been taken to hospital.

Among the injured is a minor who had to be airlifted from the scene.

Netcare 911’s Athlenda Mathe says: “We can confirm that we worked alongside various emergency services on the scene. When we arrived, we found that at least four people had been killed, and three others were in a critical condition. The deceased are two men and two women.”

(Edited by Masechaba Sefularo)

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