ONE PERSON DEAD AFTER COLLISION ON POTSDAM ROAD, TABLE VIEW
One person was killed in a collision between a utility vehicle and a taxi on Friday, 24 August 2018 shortly before 16:00.
On video footage it is captured that the driver of the utility vehicle made an illegal u-turn at the traffic light on Potsdam Road opposite Killarney race track. While turning, the vehicle was hit by an oncoming taxi, who was transporting school children.
The passenger of the utility vehicle succumbed to injuries at the scene. When police arrived at the scene, ambulances were already transporting the injured to a nearby hospital. It is unknown at this stage how many people sustained injuries.
Table View Police is investigating a culpable homicide case.
Captain Adriana Chandler
South African Police Service
Tel: 021 521 3308
Cell: 071 604 8334
Fax: 021 521 3335