A horrendous accident happened at the Steelpoort Bridge on Tuesday. A bakkie and a truck collided at the bridge which is between AGS and Winterveldt club. The bakkie driver escaped with minor injuries and was rushed to Dilokong Hospital while the lorry driver escaped unscathed.
Paramedics arrived on the scene a few minutes after the incident. The bakkie was on fire in the middle of the road, while its canopy fell off.
“We managed to rescue the bakkie driver and rushed him to hospital. He only sustained minor injuries,” said paramedics at the scene
Burgersfort SAPS have confirmed they are still investigating the cause of the crash.
They warned motorists to be cautious on the roads.