Three People die in a head-on collision at Mooketsi

LIMPOPO- Three people have so far been confirmed dead in a head on collision between a Toyota Fortuner and a VW Sedan on the R81 near Mooketsi. The VW Golf bumped a Polo, lost control and collided head-on with an oncoming Toyota Fortuner. The deceased are three males from the Golf Sedan.

One occupant from the Fortuner and the other from the Sedan are in a critical condition. Preliminary investigation reveal Speeding and Reckless driving as the possible cause of the accident.

Meanwhile, the N1 Road is temporarily closed between the Polokwane Weighbridge and Meropa Casion few kilometres outside Polokwane. A petrol Tanker capsized and blocked one lane. Motorists travelling towards Polokwane are redirected to R101 at Shell Ulta and Those leaving Polokwane must join the R101 at Meropa.