Three dead in head-on collision

Port Elizabeth - Three people died and two were critically injured in a crash near Port Elizabeth, in the Eastern Cape on Tuesday, said paramedics.

A 4x4 and a Volkswagen Golf collided head-on along Marine Drive, in Noordhoek, at about 2pm, said Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha.

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Three people in the Golf were declared dead on the scene. Two people in the 4x4 were critically injured and were taken to a nearby hospital, he said. - Sapa