National 7.9.2016 05:08 pm

Accident victim arrested for suspected stolen vehicle

The man who was arrested after an accident on Tom Jones Street.

The man who was arrested after an accident on Tom Jones Street.

The man was arrested after police discovered he had been driving a suspected stolen vehicle.

An accident involving two light motor vehicles that happened on the N12 off-ramp on Tom Jones Street on Wednesday morning, September 7, had the victim arrested, Benoni City Times reports.

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said the female driver of one of the cars sustained moderate injuries and was transported to the Life Glynnwood Hospital for further care.

READ MORE:Victim holds on to suspect until cops arrive

The male driver of the second vehicle was not injured but was arrested shortly afterwards.

Benoni police spokesperson Constable Zunickha Essakjee said the 40-year-old suspect would be charged with possession of a suspected stolen vehicle.

The man is being detained at the Benoni Police Station.

– Caxton News Service

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