Khama Billat, a Kaizer Chiefs player, narrowly avoided serious injury or worse yesterday when the tyre of his SUV exploded. Fans reacted to the news with relief that the star had come away unharmed, but some were jokingly suspicious that Orlando Pirates fans had been behind the incident.
Khama Billat had fans stressing when they heard he had been involved in a car accident on his way home from Port Elizabeth.
The Kaizer Chief star had been en route following a victory in the Nedbank Cup semi-finals when his SUV's tyre burst.
Briefly.co.za reported that Billat had walked away from the incident injury-free and would likely be joining his teammates as they take on the Golden Arrows tonight.
Fans thanked God that the player had escaped unscathed, as numerous colleagues of his had not been so fortunate in other accidents.
Always the first in line to make light of an otherwise gloomy situation, Kaizer fans were quick to comment that Orlando Pirates fans had to be behind the accident, adamant that their 'witchcraft' had failed.
Here are a few of the hilarious reactions to the news:
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