Netcare paramedic Adrian King who responded to a call about a old woman who had succumed to the heat when her car broke down on the highway. Thanks to him she has made a full recovery. Picture: Shayne Robinson

Johannesburg - A person was killed and three others injured when a cement truck overturned and fell onto two cars on Garsfontein Road, Pretoria, on Wednesday, paramedics said.

“Emergency services arrived at the scene and found that one person tragically died due to the extensive injuries sustained,” Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha said.

Two other people were seriously injured. A woman driver escaped with minor injuries. - Sapa