Three die after car crash in Germiston

It’s understood their vehicle crashed into a cement block on the side of the road.

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JOHANNESBURG - Three people were killed in an accident in Germiston, east of Johannesburg this morning.

It is understood that their vehicle crashed into a cement block on the side of the road.

A fourth person was critically injured and rushed to hospital.

Paramedics had to use the jaws of life to extricate the three people after being declared dead on the scene.

ER24's Chitra Bodasing said: "ER24 paramedics and other services arrived on scene and found the vehicle on the side of the road. Three people including a woman and two men were trapped in the vehicle. They sadly succumbed to their injuries."