Soldier dies, four injured in car crash


A 48-year-old soldier died while four others sustained minor injuries after the Honda Fit vehicle they were travelling in was involved in an accident near Sefhophe village Saturday night.

The car crash occurred at around 10.30pm when the quartet was driving from Moletemane village heading toward Selebi-Phikwe.

No. 20 District Officer Commanding, Senior Superintendent Meshack Pulenyane said the deceased was a passenger. “It looks like the driver of a Honda Fit vehicle they were travelling in lost control of the car and it overturned.

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