CLAIRWOOD – A man working to clear massive puddles as a result of the rain on Umhlatazana Road in Clairwood has been killed after a truck collided into him at around 11:10am today.
Rescue Care Paramedics arrived on the scene to find that a man who had been working in a closed off area had been hit by a truck. Paramedics assessed the man who was in his forties and found that he had sustained multiple injuries and had unfortunately passed away before paramedics had arrived. The truck that had knocked him had fled the scene.
SAPS were on the scene and will be doing a thorough investigation into the accident.