Port Elizabeth - Eastern Cape Transport MEC, Weziwe Tikana has sent her condolences to grieving families after 14 people lost their lives in road accidents at the weekend.
A total of 14 people, including one pedestrian, died in various accidents across the province over the past weekend.
The latest incident claimed three lives on the N2 road between King William’s Town and Peddie on Sunday night .
It was alleged that an SUV with three occupants, travelling from King William’s Town towards Peddie veered off the road while trying to negotiate a sharp curve.
“It hit a bakkie and a sedan that were travelling the opposite direction, all three occupants of the SUV died on the scene, while drivers of the two other vehicles were rushed to Nompumelelo Hospital with injuries.”