Dip in road flings car off road

On the Old Ogies road just a few kilometres from Ogies, the road has a terrible dip in it; catch the dip wrongly and you are off the road.

On Sunday, January 28 at approximately 18:00 an accident occurred on the Old Ogies road just outside Ogies.

It is alleged that Mr Lucky Makamo (38) was travelling from eMalahleni towards Ogies in his white Volkswagen Polo.


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He allegedly lost control of his vehicle after hitting that dip in the road; he then hit the barricade and went down the hill, landing in a nearby mealie field.

Paramedics from ER24 Karlien Nell and Sibusiso Nkosi along with Dean Traill carry the injured patient to the nearby ambulance on Sunday, January 28.

Emergency services were called to the scene to assist the injured driver.

Once he was stabilized, the driver was transported to Anglo hospital for further treatment.

Samantha Traill

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