Tyre burst claims life

A man was killed and three people were seriously injured yesterday when the car they were travelling in overturned on a road in Phomolong near Tembisa, Ekurhuleni metro police said.

A man was killed and three people were seriously injured yesterday when the car they were travelling in overturned on a road in Phomolong near Tembisa, Ekurhuleni metro police said.

Inspector Mveli Nhlapo said the man along with two men and a woman had been travelling towards Tembisa when the driver lost control of the VW Golf after a tyre burst.

The man died on the scene.

The three critically injured occupants were taken to Tembisa Hospital, said Nhlapo. - Sapa

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