Man killed in N12 crash

One person has been killed in a crash near Benoni and 4 others have been injured.

FILE: One person has been killed on the N12 near Benoni and another four others have been injured. Picture: ER24.

JOHANNESBURG - One person has been killed and another four people injured after a truck collided with a bakkie on the N12 near Benoni.

The brakes on the truck allegedly failed, resulting in the fatal collision.

The driver of the bakkie has been left critically injured.

ER24 spokesperson Pieter Rossouw says, "A man died today in a collision that involved a truck and a bakkie on the Etwatwa exit on the N12 close to Benoni."