10 killed in Limpopo crash

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Johannesburg - Ten people were killed and 19 others injured when a bakkie and a taxi collided near Makhado on Saturday, the Limpopo department of safety, security and liaison said.

The ten people were confirmed dead at the scene, spokesman Jimmy Machaka said.

Six of them were occupants of the minibus and four were occupants of the bakkie, he said

Six other people were critically injured and thirteen were seriously injured.

They were treated on scene and transported to a nearby hospital.

Police were investigating the accident. - Sapa

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