A man’s car rolled in Pretoria, he was flung from it, and it then landed on him. A man was killed when his car overturned and landed on top of him in Equestrian, Pretoria, shortly after midnight on Thursday.
Netcare 911 spokesperson Athlenda Mathe said the man, believed to be in his forties, was flung from the car on Solomon Mahlangu Drive.
“Reports from the scene indicate that, while the vehicle rolled several times, the driver was flung from the vehicle and the vehicle then landed on top of him.”
Mathe said the man was still trapped underneath the car when paramedics arrived. “He was declared dead on the scene by paramedics.”
Police were investigating the events that led to the accident.