Waterval – Limpopo police have launched a search for a hit-and-run vehicle driver after two young pedestrians were killed in the Waterval area in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Two men in their 20s were knocked down by a motor vehicle along the Chavani/Bungeni road at about 3am, Captain Mamphaswa Seabi said.

The driver of the motor vehicle did not stop after the accident and the two young men were certified dead on the scene.

Police appealed to anyone who may have seen the incident or have any information to contact the Waterval police on 086000-10111 or 112.

Police investigations were continuing, Seabi said.