Man dies in head-on collision

05 Nov 2014 15:10pm
KEETMANSHOOP, 05 NOV (NAMPA) - A 30-year old Karasburg resident died on the spot on Sunday after the sedan he was driving collided head-on with a truck on the B3 main road between Karasburg and Grünau in the //Karas Region.
The accident occurred at around 18h00, and the deceased has been identified as Petro Snyders.
According to //Karas Regional Crimes’ Coordinator, Deputy Commissioner Rudolf Isaak, the deceased was the sole occupant of the small vehicle.
He was travelling towards Grünau.
The truck driver, Petrus Sekeseke, 35, escaped the accident unhurt.
Sekeseke was also the sole occupant of the truck, which is owned by Namibia Express.
Isaak told Nampa that a case of culpable homicide is being investigated.
(NAMPA)
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