South African footballer Cecil Lolo passed away in a car accident in Khayelitsha, Cape Town on Saturday night.
The news was confirmed by Western Cape Paramedics on Sunday morning, revealing that two men were killed in the car crash, one of whom was the better known ABSA Premiership player for Ajax Cape Town.
Two vehicles reportedly collided on Spine Road just before the N2. Lolo drove a VW Golf GTI.
Cape Town emergency services personal Robert Daniels did not confirm the name yet.
“The driver of the VW Golf is rumoured to be sports star of some form of soccer player, but I can’t give identification as such.”