2 people dead, several injured after N2 highway taxi collision in CT

The incident occurred before Jakes Gerwel Drive.

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CAPE TOWN - Two people died and more than a dozen others were injured following a taxi collision on the N2 highway on Wednesday morning.

The incident occurred before Jakes Gerwel Drive.

City Traffic spokesperson Richard Coleman said the driver of the taxi fled the scene.

“This morning we had a motor vehicle accident on the N2 incoming at Jakes Gerwel where a taxi lost control and collided with a land pole and then overturned. We still have the SAPS on the scene busy with the recording and taking photographs,” Coleman said.