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In shock, See what was spotted on an accident that killed a Cop, As SAPS vehicle collided with Truck

On the N2 at Mtubatuba, which is located in the northern part of KwaZulu-Natal, a collision between a truck and the state vehicle that the young police constable was driving resulted in his death. Mtubatuba South African Police Service is looking into a case of culpable homicide, according to the spokesperson for the police department, Lieutenant-Colonel Nqobile Gwala.A 27-year-old police constable sustained injuries and was confirmed dead at the scene. | Picture: Facebook/Urgent Lifecare

It is stated that on May 18, 2022, at 1.25 p.m., a collision between a truck and a state vehicle occurred on the N2 motorway in Mtubatuba at the Shikishela region. "A police constable who was 27 years old and had been injured was pronounced deceased at the scene of the incident. The other two police officers needed medical attention, so they were taken to the hospital as quickly as possible. She confirmed that there were no injuries sustained by the truck driver.See the source image

According to Gwala, an investigation into the events leading up to the tragedy is currently underway. Nontobeko Mdletshe, an Urgent Lifecare paramedic who is currently on the site, stated that upon arrival, the emergency service discovered that a collision had occurred between a truck and a vehicle used by the SAPS, resulting in three officers of the SAPS being injured.

"Unfortunately, one of the officers from the SAPS car sustained life-threatening injuries and was pronounced deceased at the site." Mdletshe reported that two of the patients are in serious condition and that Urgent Lifecare provided treatment before transporting them to the hospital for further care. According to Mdletshe, the officer who was killed was the vehicle's driver, and his female colleagues were taken to the hospital after the incident.

“One person has been killed & two others seriously injured in a collision between a truck & a police van on the N2 at kwaShikishela near Mtubatuba on Wednesday. Police van was overtaking another truck which was partially driving in the emergency lane when it collided with the log truck.”


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