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Nine(9) killed in a tragic accident on R612 between Ixopo amd Higflats | KwaZuluNatal Midlands

Date : 02/09/2021

Nine(9) people were killed in a tragic accident on R612 between Ixopo and highflats, in the KwaZulu Natal Midlands,Harry Gwala District, on Thursday morning, 02 September 2021.

Picure : KZN EMS

Robert McKenzie, KZN EMS spokesperson, said the accident invloved at least three(3) trucks, a minibus and a bakkie.

He said nine(9) people died at the scene and paramedics treated twelve(12) others, many of whom are in critical conditions. They have been taken to hospital.

Picture: KZN EMS

McKenzie said the scene was still active with extrication ongoing around 10am.

He added that the exact cause of the accident is not known at this stage but is being investigated by the police.

*THIS IS A DEVELOPING STORY.

«My heartfelt condolences to the families who lost their loved ones. Rest in Peace to the lost souls. Speedy recovery to those who are in critical conditions» messages from the Writer.

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