Truck driver dies in Durban crash

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A truck driver died and his assistant was seriously injured in a collision between two heavy duty trucks in Durban, the KwaZulu-Natal emergency medical services said on Wednesday.

“Paramedics from several ambulance services last night [Tuesday] responded to the accident and found that tragically the driver of the one truck had sustained fatal injuries and had already passed away,” said spokesman Robert Mckenzie

The injured man was transported to a nearby hospital.

He said the occupants of the other truck were not injured.

The accident occurred on the N2 near Spaghetti Junction in Durban.

– Sapa

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