TOM BURKE — A case of culpable homicide was opened on Sunday 28 May after four people died after a Polo Vivo collided with a truck at around 06:00. According to information, the truck was travelling from Groblers Bridge on the N11 going towards Mokopane and the Polo Vivo was travelling from the R572.
According to Warrant Officer Frans Mokoena from Lephalale SAPS, the occupants of the truck did not sustain any injuries, but the occupants of the Polo were all declared dead on the scene. They are Jan Dimakaso Makgae (34) and Betty Lebo Shiko (23) from Shongoane and Mathlodi Joyce Kgowa Maruapula (38) and Moribula Jan Serumula (17) from Sefihlogo (Rietfontein) Village, Ga-Seleka.
Investigation by Tom Burke Police continues.