29 Jun 2017, Vanderbijlpark: A woman, believed to be in her 60's, was killed this afternoon when she was hit by a bakkie on the Frikkie Meyer Road in Vanderbijlpark.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene and found the body of a woman lying in the right-hand lane.
The bakkie that had apparently hit the woman had come to a stop on the side of the road a short distance away.
Paramedics assessed the woman and found that she had already succumbed to her numerous injuries. Nothing could be done for her and she was declared dead on scene.
The driver of the bakkie was assessed and found to have escaped injury.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.