Lekoelea, Ramokala in double car crash


Confirming this spokesperson Putco Mafani said the two players were admitted to hospital in Germiston after suffering minor injuries. He added that club would release a statement later today.

Lekoelea (29) was allowed to leave shortly after treatment, however Ramokala (25), spent the night in the hospital and was released this morning.

According to Ekurhuleni metro police spokesperson Superintendent Jimmy Maboko, the incident happened on the N3 near Alberton.

“It appears the two players were returning from a match and were racing their cars,” he was quoted on 24.com.

“They both suffered minor to serious injuries and had to be admitted to hospital,” said Maboko.

He said the players were alone in their cars - a silver Nissan X-trail and a red BMW 318 – at the time of the accident.