Four die in an accident: Upington
Police in Upington are investigating a case of Culpable Homicide after four people were fatally injured in an accident on the N14 Road, approximately 20 km outside Upington. The accident took place on Sunday, 08 October 2017 at about 20:30, when a Mercedes Sprinter panel-van and a VW Jetta were involved in a head-on collision. The male driver of the Jetta and two children died on the scene while another male occupant from the same vehicle passed on in hospital. The female occupant of the VW Jetta was hospitalized while three of the six occupants travelling in the Sprinter was also taken to the Harry Surtie Hospital in Upington for medical treatment.
Source: South African Police Service