SAD NEWS: Football star Anele Ngcongca killed in tragic road accident


Former Bafana Bafana defender Anele Ngcongca is no more.

According to SunSport sources, Ngcongca was involved in a car accident on the N2 in Richmond near Pinetown this morning.

The picture of the BMW that Ngcongca was driving looks very bad and the whole front of the car is extremely damaged on the side of the road.

Being in Durban, Ngcongca was set to join big spenders AmaZulu on loan from Mamelodi Sundowns.

Police spokesperson Brigadier Jay Naicker said it is alleged that this morning at 05:00, a car with two occupants lost control and overturned on the N2 freeway near Mtunzini.

“A 33-year-old man was declared dead at the scene. The driver sustained serious injuries and was taken to hospital for medical attention.”

He said the circumstances surrounding the incident are still under investigation and a case of culpable homicide has been opened for investigation by Mtunzini SAPS.

The 33-year-old joins many South African players who have lost their lives through car accidents.

Some of the South African players who lost their lives in accidents were Lesley Manyathela, Richard Hanyekane, Mogau Tshehla, Cecil Lolo, Mhlengi Cele.

— Daily Sun

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