Girl killed in Free State crash

Johannesburg - A 7-year-old girl died when she was hit by a bakkie on the Old Thaba Nchu Road in Bloemfontein, Free State, on Friday afternoon, paramedics said.

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said she was declared dead at the scene.

"The bakkie that hit the child lay in the veld next to the road. Fortunately the driver of the vehicle did not sustain any injuries," he said.


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Akhenaten 2014-08-02 06:38:37 AM
Sad. Please teach the children to stay off the road. This is very unnecessary and dangerous for pedestrians as well as motorists.
Bradly Minnaar 2014-08-02 09:13:08 PM
Rip little one.