At least four people killed in KZN bakkie-car collision

Paramedics and rescue workers had to rely on equipment to free a body from the vehicle.

The vehicles collided on the collided R617 outside of Boston in KwaZulu-Natal. Picture: @ER24EMS.

JOHANNESBURG - At least four people have been killed and two others left with serious injuries after a bakkie and a light motor vehicle collided on the R617 outside of Boston in KwaZulu-Natal.

Paramedics and rescue workers had to rely on equipment to free a body from the vehicle.

ER24 spokesperson Werner Vermaak said, "One person was pulled from the vehicle and paramedics managed to start CPR but sadly they could no revive the man. He was then declared dead on the scene. The exact cause will be investigated by the local police."