Child (3) dies in CT crash

A three year-old-child was killed on Saturday, in a Cape Town accident involving three motor vehicles.

Emergency personnel attending to an accident scene. Picture: Netcare 911 via Twitter.

CAPE TOWN - A three year-old-child was killed on Saturday, in a Cape Town accident involving three motor vehicles.

The incident occurred on the N2 Highway near Baden Powell Drive earlier today.

Western Cape Traffic Director Kenny Africa said three other people suffered minor injuries in the crash.

The cause of the crash is still being investigated.

Africa said a section of the N2 highway will be temporarily closed.

During that period, traffic will be redirected from the Somerset West area towards the R102 in Cape Town.