A woman has died after her car was hit with a big rock in the early hours of Thursday morning on the N1. Michele Pietersen, a former teacher at Secondary School New Orleans in Paarl and her husband, Anton were on their way back home from Cape Town when the incident took place.
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Paarl Post reported that the accident occurred close to Simonsvlei on the N1 around 2am on Thursday morning. Someone reportedly threw a large rock at their car. Her husband told Netwerk24 that the rock went directly at her and she was killed almost immediately.
“It is such a tragic and unnecessary violent act,” the school said on their Facebook page. No arrests have been made yet.
Picture: Facebook/Secondary School New Orleans
(SOURCE: CAPE TOWN ETC)