7, including child, killed in collision on R61

Seven people, including a child, have died in a crash near Ngcobo.

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CAPE TOWN - Seven people, including a child, have died in a crash near Ngcobo.

Initial reports suggest a bakkie collided with an oncoming car on the R61 highway on Saturday night.

Provincial transport's Unathi Binqose says: “The bakkie had two occupants and the Sedan had five. Preliminary results indicate that speed was the main cause for that.”

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)