Saturday, 01 February 2020
Winburg: Body of an unknown male is still lying at the state morgue after his death due to a motor vehicle accident on the N1 in Winburg on Monday, 18 March 2019 at about 14:00.
Winburg police are investigating a case of culpable homicide. Police were summoned to an accident on the N1 and on arrival they found a black male lying on the road and a white Mercedes Benz vehicle which was damaged.
The driver of the Mercedes Benz alleged that while driving, she noticed a person walking in the middle of the road and allegedly stepped in front of her vehicle and that is how she hit him. The male was certified dead by the paramedics on the scene.
The victim was not having any kind of identification on him and has since been at the government mortuary. The deceased was wearing a black pair of trousers and a black jacket.
Anyone with information on the deceased can contact Detective Warrant Officer Dintekane Mothibi of Winburg SAPS, on the following numbers (051) 881 8101.