Wentworth police are currently searching for the next of kin of a man, who was killed after being knocked by a vehicle on the M4 north, before the Jacobs on-ramp.
It is believed that the man, who was about 35-years-old, was crossing the freeway at the time of the incident.
Communications officer of Wentworth SAPS, Cpt Mbuso Gumede said the man sustained serious head injuries.
“The driver of the vehicle stopped to assist the victim. He was taken to Wentworth Hospital on the day of the accident (August 31) and died the next day,” he explained.
The victim was fair in complexion, had a beard and a moustache.
His family or anyone with information is requested to contact Det W/O Thompson on 031 451-6241.