Two accidents in Mpu claim many lives

Three people died when a truck hit this small car near Delmas. (Photo ER24)

Alex Rose-Innes

Its only the start of the long weekend but the road accident death toll is rising by the hour and in Mpumalanga 10 have died in two accidents.

In an accident in Verbena seven died in a accident when the driver of a bakkie wherein 12 people travelled lost control of the vehicle. The other five were injured.

In the early hours of Saturday morning three people lost their lives when a truck hit them near Delmas.