Update: Truck driver burns to death on N3 at Van Reenen

One life has been lost and another person injured in a crash involving two trucks on the N3 at Van Reenen near the Caltex Service Station.

One of the truck drivers is alleged to have been burned to death and was trapped in the vehicle. A passenger in the same truck was injured, but managed to escape.

Read initial story: Trucks on fire on N3 at Van Reenen

Read more: Bad crash near Van Reenen

One of the trucks was carrying steel pipes.

The road is closed due to officials clearing the scene.

It is believed that traffic will flow again within the next hour and a half.

Emergency officials are still on scene.

Our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased.

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Nameera Sarjoo

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