Woman killed as car hits tree in Carletonville

Johannesburg - A woman died and a man was critically injured when their car hit a tree in Carletonville on Friday, Gauteng paramedics said.

"When paramedics arrived on scene, they found the light motor vehicle wedged up against a tree on the side of the road," ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said.

"On assessment, paramedics discovered that a female passenger had sustained fatal injuries in the collision. The male driver lay pinned inside the vehicle and was in a critical condition."

The man was extricated and taken to Carletonville Hospital.

Meiring said the cause of the accident was not known.

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Tshaga Tetelo 2014/08/29 11:20:04 AM
Accidents, we are afraid to use cars nowadays
Daisy Jones 2014/08/29 11:38:21 AM
Khotha Elias 2014/08/29 12:05:18 PM
Eish its painfull,RIP
Ka Tli 2014/08/30 05:53:33 AM
This explains y our small town was so packed 4 a moment #sad# RIP child of God. it is well.