09 Subject: Brick truck crashes through wall after partial head-on collision with tow truck.Statement: At approximately 09h20 on Thursday morning 12 March 2009, Netcare 911 paramedics responded to reports of a very serious collision involving several vehicles on Douglas road near to the corner of Alexander road in Douglasdale in the Fourways area. Picture. Netcare 911

Johannesburg - Two people died and two others were injured in a crash on the N1 near Kroonstad on Thursday, paramedics said.

When paramedics arrived, they found a car had crashed into a barrier and then burst into flames, Netcare 911 spokeswoman Santi Steinmann.

“A woman was found to be in a critical condition and a man sustained moderate injuries,” Steinmann said.

Both were taken to hospital.

Police were investigating.

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