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22 Jul 2017, Beaufort-West: During the early hours of Friday morning a BMW car and a passenger bus were involved in a head-on collision on the N1 outside Beaufort West. Five people, including a baby were killed.
Western Cape Traffic chief, Kenny Africa said, the collision occurred at about 01h00 on Friday morning on the Beaufort West side of Leeu Gamka.
It's believed that the BMW overtook multiple vehicles at once when the collision happened. Two women, two men and a baby, who were traveling in the BMW, all passed away while another 2 people from the bus, were injured.