LEPHALALE — A case of culpable homicide (CAS 54/4/2016) was opened after the driver of a black Corsa apparently lost control over his vehicle on the Marken/Lephalale road about 7 km out of town on Tuesday night 5 April around 21:40. The vehicle left the road and crashed into a fence. According to Warrant Officer Frans Mokoena, Lephalale police spokesperson, the two passengers, K.S. Mokwatle and S.M. Majadibodu were thrown out of the vehicle and they were declared dead on the scene by ER24 paramedics.
Their funerals were held on Sunday 10 April.