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A Police official is rushed to a waiting ambulance after she was seriously injured in a head-on collision between the Police van she was travelling in and a blue Volkswagen Polo.

BREAKING NEWS – N1 South closed due to head-on collision involving Police officials


The N1 South between Polokwane and Mokopane is currently closed for traffic due to a collision that left two people dead and two Police officials injured, one critically, when their vehicles – a Police van and a blue Volkswagen Polo, collided head-on some 14 km outside Polokwane this morning.
Provincial Police spokesperson Moatshe Ngoepe was on the scene and made a request to motorists to use the R101. “It will still take some time to clear the scene,” he added. He further said those involved in the collision could not yet be identified until their next of kin were notified.

Story & photos: KAREN VENTER

Two people travelling in a blue Volkswagen Polo died when their vehicle collided head on with a Police van.

A seriously injured Police official is lifted onto a stretcher after she was extricated from the Police van she was traveling in.

Emergency personnel work diligently to remove the door of a Police van that was in a head-on collision, in order to extricate an injured Police official.