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 men died after being run over by a car in Houghton on Wednesday, Gauteng paramedics said.

“Upon their (paramedics) arrival on scene they found that two men had tragically lost their lives after they were knocked over by a motor vehicle,” said Netcare 911 spokeswoman Santi Steinmann.

The accident occurred on Louis Botha Avenue at 6am.

The cause of the accident was being investigated by police, she said. - Sapa