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Former Leopards rugby player seriously injured in car crash

Former Leopards rugby player seriously injured in car crash
Seerane is receiving treatment in Bloemfontein
Photo: Leopards Rugby Club
Refilwe Mekoa
 
Bloemfontein - A former Leopards rugby player is in a serious but stable condition at Mediclinic Bloemfontein after he was involved in a car accident on Sunday.
 
Johannes Seerane was on his way to his girlfriend’s house when the accident occurred outside De Aar in the Northern Cape.
 
He was travelling from East London, where his current team the Border Bulldogs are based, to the North West province.
 
Mediclinic Bloemfontein spokesperson, Amanda Appelgryn says Seerane was transferred from De Aar Hospital to Bloemfontein yesterday.

Appelgryn says before the accident the 26-year old experienced problems with his car’s wheel and stopped to repair it before continuing on his journey.
 
No other vehicles were involved in the accident.


 
 

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Mediclinic Bloemfontein spokesperson, Amanda Applegryn

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Refilwe Mekoa
Refilwe Mekoa
Refilwe Mekoa believes in learning something new every day; that’s how she ended up being a journalist. She gets an adrenalin rush whenever she rushes to a story with the expectation to find the unexpected. She couldn’t wait to graduate, so she started reporting for the Daily Sun newspaper in 2007 while still a student at the University of the Free State. She then worked for the Free State Times (newspaper) and then joined OFM’s news team. She’s a reserved and private person but when it’s time to work or mingle she transforms and blends into any environment as quickly as a chameleon. Since she has joined the Content Hub, she has discovered her passion for photography and enjoys capturing different memories on camera. She also values her close-knit family and friends. There’s nothing Refilwe enjoys more than fashion. She doesn’t follow trends, but every time she leaves her house, she makes sure she stands out exclusively. She fuses her unique fashion style with lots of accessories and you can never ever define her…she’s a chameleon remember!!