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 - Three people died and two others were injured when a delivery vehicle crashed into a group of four people in Centurion, Gauteng, on Friday morning, paramedics said.

“Paramedics found that a light delivery vehicle had knocked over four pedestrians, resulting in three of the pedestrians tragically losing their lives, and the fourth pedestrian was found to be in a serious condition,” Netcare 911 spokeswoman Santi Steinmann said.

The driver sustained moderate injuries.

The injured were treated on the scene before being taken to a nearby hospital.

The accident took place on Lenchen Avenue around 6am, Steinmann said. - Sapa