The horrific car accident, which left Hlengiwe Mhlaba hospitalized, happened in Melmoth, northern Zululand. The gospel start was travelling to Ermelo, Mpumlanga, where she was booked to perform.
Family spokesperson, Nkululeko Khanye, said Hlengiwe’s car rolled car rolled when she tried tried to avoid an oncoming vehicle that was driving towards her.
Hlengiwe sustained serious internal injuries and was admitted at a hospital in Empangeni, Kwa-Zulu-Natal, where she is under doctors supervision.
“On Saturday it was very wet when the incident happened. Hlengiwe saw a car that was driving straight towards her and tried to avoid it but lost control and the car rolled.” – Nkululeko told Sowetan Live.
“We ask the nation to continue to pray for her speedy recovery as well ,” Khanye said.