Truck driver arrested following N3 Van Reenen's Pass deadly collision

Truck driver arrested following N3 Van Reenen's Pass deadly collision

- The truck driver involved in the N3 collision this morning has been arrested

- According to reports, a case of culpable homicide has been opened against the man who had attempted a u-turn on the road

- A bus driver was left dead and several others seriously injured following the accident

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The truck driver involved in the accident on the N3 Van Reenen's pass has been arrested and a case of culpable homicide has been opened against him following the role he played in the horrific accident.

The accident occurred early this Tuesday morning and left the bus driver dead and several of the bus passengers critically injured.

According to reports, the truck driver had been attempting to make a u-turn on the road when it collided with the bus resulting in the horrific accident.

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Truck driver arrested following N3 Van Reenen's Pass deadly collision

The truck driver has been arrested following N3 Van Reenen's Pass deadly collision. Image: TrafficSA
Source: Twitter

Earlier today Briefly.co.za reported that a deadly crash on the Van Reenen N3 Pass has occurred early this Tuesday morning. According to reports, the accident involved a Greyhound bus and a truck.

@RobBreezy a South African traffic reporter shared the news with his followers on Twitter, also including in the tweet that the deadly crash had left one person dead and several others critically injured.

"KZN / Free State - N3 Van Reenen's Pass (Update): #BusCrash #TruckCrash 1 Fatality so far, 2 Critical and 1 entrapped - 38 Minor injuries. ROAD CLOSED", he tweeted early this morning

Mzansi had the following to say about the horrific crash:

@AgiM_21 said:

"I bet that bus was overtaking someone. Those bus drivers don't care about us."

@MarcusPapiah1 said:

"Night driving is a problem."

@BARNESIEfromZA said:

"Is this on both sides of the road or in the direction to Johannesburg."
Collision on N3 Van Reenen's Pass leaves 1 dead and several injured

@Tru_urt said:

"My lil sister arrived home at midnight, she took a bus from Jhb to PMB. So glad she took a different bus. I feel bad for the loved ones of the victim."

@DaphneBekker said:

"This is so shocking. These accidents are killing thousands of people. Between the ANC thieving thug virus and accidents, sooo many people are dying."

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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