Three people die in Mpumalanga accident

A bakkie and a vehicle collided on the N4 highway this morning.

Three people were killed and seven others injured on N4 in Nelspruit Mpumalanga. Picture: Twitter @Netcare911_sa.

JOHANNESBURG - Three people have died and seven others have sustained serious injuries in a head on collision in Mbombela in Mpumalanga.

A bakkie and a vehicle collided on the N4 highway this morning.

One of the injured is in a critical condition and has been airlifted to a nearby hospital.

Netcare 911's Athlenda Mathe said, "Paramedics worked to treat the injured and the injured were transported to various hospitals around Nelspruit."