WC head-on collision claims 2 lives

The accident happened on the N1 highway between the Oak and Durban road off-ramps.

One of the vehicles caught fire in the collision on 17 April, 2016. Picture: ER24.

CAPE TOWN - Two People have died in a head-on collision in the Western Cape.

The accident happened on the N1 highway between the Oak and Durban road off-ramps.

ER24'S Russel Meiring says they believe the collision was caused after one of the vehicles drove onto the wrong direction of the highway.

"Both vehicles were found lying on the fast lane of the highway and both had caught alight, fire services had to extinguish the fires. The male drivers in both vehicles had sustained fatal injuries."