13 Mar 2018, Polokwane, Limpopo: Emergency workers responded to reports of a serious motor vehicle accident on the Dendron road / R521 just outside of Polokwane in the Limpopo Province.
According to a witness who does not want to be named, an Ambulance and Toyota Hilux bakkie collided head-on with each other in what he describes as a high-impact collision.
"The Ambulance was engulfed in flames on impact," the witness told News, Accidents, Robberies & Incidents.
Honnetsweng EMS crews has confirmed this accident and will update with more information soon.
UPDATE: Sadly Two people, both from the Ambulance, were killed in this collision. According to Traffic Spokesperson, Matome Moremi-Taueatsoala, the driver in the second vehicle sustained critical injuries and was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment.
Moremi-Taueatsoala said reckless driving could be a possible cause of this accident but will form part of police investigation.