5 dead in Mpumalanga accident

Emergency services arrived on the scene between Kinross and Kriel on Thursday afternoon to find the vehicle crushed beneath the trailer of the truck which had veered off the road.

A truck and a car collided, leaving five people dead on the R547 between Kinross and Kriel in Mpumalanga on 29 November 2018. Picture: @_ArriveAlive/Twitter.

JOHANNESBURG - Five men have died on the R537 between Kinross and Kriel in Mpumalanga after the vehicle they were travelling in crashed into a truck.

Emergency services arrived on the scene on Thursday afternoon to find the vehicle crushed beneath the trailer of the truck which had veered off the road.

Local authorities are investigating the cause of the crash.