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21 Dec 2019
10:42 am

Pedestrian killed in vehicle knock-down on N12 near Westonaria

News24 Wire

A man believed to be in his 50s was knocked down by a car on Friday night, and was declared dead at the scene.

The scene of the pedestrian knock-down in Westonaria. Image: Arrive Alive/ER24

A man, believed to be 57 years old, was killed when he was hit by a car on the N12 in Westonaria on the West Rand on Friday night.

According to ER24 spokesperson Ineke van Huyssteen, when paramedics arrived at the scene shortly before 20:30, they found the man lying in the middle of the road.

“Unfortunately, the man showed no signs of life and was declared dead at the scene by paramedics,” Van Huyssteen said.

The driver of the vehicle sustained no injuries.

“The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known to our paramedics, but police were on the scene for further investigations,” Van Huyssteen said.

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