Two tow truck drivers who were tending to a broken down heavy truck were killed when a second truck mowed them on the N2 motorway near Umhlanga, Durban, on Monday evening.
Kyle van Reenen, Emer-G-Med spokesman said the tragedy occurred around 10:00 pm.
“According to reports from the crime scene, a heavy-duty vehicle had a mechanical failure and a breakdown in the area.
“While a towing company was present, a second heavy truck collided with them.
” Two men believed to be from the towing company were found dead at the scene. . ”
Van Reenen said a truck driver suffered moderate injuries, was stabilized at the scene and taken to the hospital for further care.
“ SAPS was there and will take further action Investigations. “