A head-on collision between a truck and Nissan red car has cause 2-million damaged for the bridge claiming one life. The accident happened after the driver of the Nissan lost control and collide with an oncoming truck on the section of the N4 between Riverside Mall and where the road connects again near Cairn in the direction of Malalane.
The truck driver left the scene unscathed, but his truck is currently hanging off the side of the bridge.
It is also reported that the road has been partially closed.
One of the car’s passengers was declared dead on the scene. He was flung out of the vehicle and landed on the side of the road. The driver and another passenger were rushed to hospital with moderate injuries.