One police officer was killed and another seriously injured during a car collision Saturday morning in northern Pretoria.
Xander Loubser, spokesperson for Ambu-Link, said the incident happened at 05:30 on Steve Biko Road.
According to Loubser, two vehicles allegedly collided right in front. Two police officers were trapped in the wreckage of one of the cars. One police officer died at the scene, while the other police officer sustained serious injuries in the incident.
Loubser says the patient was stabilized at the scene before being flown by air ambulance to Netcare Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg.
The driver of the other vehicle was also seriously injured in the crash and received medical treatment.
The necessary authorities were on the scene this morning.