One killed in truck rollover

September 7th: A man, believed to be in his 30s, was killed this afternoon after his truck rolled on the R81 in Mooketsie outside of Tzaneen.

ER24 paramedics, along with provincial services, arrived on the scene and found the mangled truck on the side of the road.

Large pieces of the truck were found spread across the scene. Paramedics found the body of a man lying a short distance away from the wreckage. They found that the man had sustained numerous, fatal injuries and unfortunately, nothing more could be done for the patient and he was declared dead on the scene.

It is believed that the driver lost control of the vehicle, causing it to slam into the roadside and eject the driver.

The exact cause of the collision is subject to the investigation of local authorities.

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