25 Nov 2017, Bethal, Mpumalanga: Two people were killed and three others sustained minor to moderate injuries when a bakkie and a car collided with each other on the Bethal-Hendrina Road in Bethal last night.
At approximately 6pm on Friday evening, paramedics from ER24 and local EMS arrived on the scene where they found a light motor vehicle split in half.
Two occupants from the light motor vehicle were found on the scene with fatal injuries. There was nothing that paramedics could do for them and they were declared dead on scene.
A woman from the light motor vehicle and the occupants from the bakkie were treated on scene and transported to a nearby hospital for further care.
The exact circumstances surrounding the collision is not yet known. Local authorities attended the scene and will conduct an investigation.