Traffic boss warns motorists after at least nine killed on WC roads

At least nine people have been killed on the Western Cape's roads this weekend, provincial traffic chief Kenny Africa has confirmed.

In the first incident, a pedestrian was knocked down on the N2 highway near Borcherds Quarry on Saturday.

Africa says a motorist then died in a head-on collision in Oudtshoorn, while another three passengers were killed after their diver lost control of a vehicle near the small town.

Also in the Oudtshoorn area, between Dysselsdorp and De Rust, a driver lost control of the vehicle and the vehicle landed on the railway line.

Kenny Africa, Traffic Chief at Western Cape Provincial Traffic

In another fatal incident, three people were killed on Sunday when a truck apparently drove over a vehicle near Clanwilliam.

These are gruesome indents...the weekend is not over yet.

Kenny Africa, Traffic Chief at Western Cape Provincial Traffic

People are still taking chances and doing excessively high speeds on roads.

Kenny Africa, Traffic Chief at Western Cape Provincial Traffic

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