Vaal truck jacker dies

A man died last night in Vereeniging after the truck he was trying to steal fell on him.

OFM News reports, the truck driver escaped unharmed, adding that he lost control of the truck on the R82 road after two men attempted to steal the truck.

The driver was treated at the scene by emergency medical personnel and transported to the Vereeniging Medi-Clinic for further treatment.

Police are currently searching for the accomplice who fled on foot.

OFM News/Paila Chauke