Six people have burnt beyond recognition after a head-on collision between Giyani and Polokwane in Limpopo on Sunday morning. Both vehicles caught fire after the crash near Dingamazi village. The police say none of the occupants in the two vehicles survived the crash.

“Police in Giyani are investigating a case of culpable homicide case following the motor vehicle collision in the early hours of this morning. It is alleged that two vehicles collided and burnt with all occupants inside on a road between Polokwane and Giyani near Dingamazi village.  A total of six people including the drivers perished.  All the deceased are still unknown at this stage,” says Moatshe Ngoepe, Police spokesperson.

This is the second serious accident in Limpopo. On Saturday, two people died and more than 70 others were injured in a collision involving a bus and two vehicles on the R71 road at Gravelotte near Phalaborwa.