Three people were killed in a head on collision involving two vehicles on the N4 Bakwena Platinum Highway on Saturday, North West public safety department said.
A Toyota Corolla driving towards Rustenburg with four passengers onboard hit a VW Polo as it overtook another vehicle near the Brits off ramp causing the accident, departmental spokesman Lesiba Kgwele said.
The 34-year-old man driving the Toyota including a male and a female passenger also in their thirties died at the scene of the accident.
The driver occupants of the VW Polo and one from the Toyota were seriously injured.
They were rushed to Brits Provincial Hospital by paramedics. –Sapa