Afrikaans singer Jacques de Coning reportedly died in a head-on collision on Sunday morning in the Eastern Cape.
According to a statement shared on the J2sMarketing Facebook page, De Coning was travelling alone in the vehicle when the accident occurred at approximately 10:30am between Alexandria and Bushmans River.
"Jacques De Coning, passed away in a motor vehicle accident this morning, Sunday, 9 June 2019. The accident happened around 10:30am between Alexandria and Bushmans River in the Eastern Cape. Jacques was alone in the vehicle when the collision occurred with another vehicle ..." the statement read.
"His humanity and humbleness will forever live on in the lives of his family, friends and beloved fans." The post was also shared on De Coning's official Facebook book page, captioned: "Rest in peace, our hearts are very sore".