Human Rights

Motorist and relatives sought after a suspected hit and run on the n1 road

The Police were informed about an accident involving a pedestrian on the N1 road.

On the 13 November 2021 at about 01:12 members of Winburg SAPS attended to an accident scene, they found a body lying in the middle of the N1 road about 27 km from Winburg towards Ventersburg.

The body was of a male person with multiple injuries and beyond recognition. Preliminary investigation reveals that it might have been a hit and run. The deceased is unknown, he was wearing a grey trouser, brown lumber jacket, blue tekkies and an old grey cap written South Africa with a badge of an elephant.

A case of culpable homicide is been registered for further investigation. Anyone with information that may lead to the location of the motorist or relatives of the deceased must please contact Detective Warrant Officer Dingtekane Mothibi of Winburg Detective Services on cellphone number 082 301 9668 or Police Emergency number 08600 10111 .

Source: South African Police Service