The Police in Lephalale are investigating a case of Culpable homicide which occured this evening, on Sunday the 29 November 2020 at about 17:00.
It is alleged that a Toyota yaris was travelling from Marken direction towards Lephalale when it collided head on with a Ford ranger which was from the opposite direction.
The Toyota yaris was having five (05) occupants including the driver. Three (03) got trapped and burned inside the car, another passenger was found outside the car and he was certified dead on the spot and the only one who survived, sustained serious injuries and was taken to the hospital for medical treatment.
The driver of a Ford Ranger and his passenger, sustained serious injuries and they were also taken to the hospital for medical treatment.
The cause of this accident is still not clear at this stage but the ongoing Police investigations will tell.
The process of identifying the deceased is still underway.