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Pistorius' brother facing charge in traffic death

Updated: February 24, 2013, 2:27 PM ET
Associated Press

JOHANNESBURG -- The murder case involving Olympic star Oscar Pistorius took another unexpected turn Sunday with the news that his older brother, Carl, is himself facing charges for the death of a woman in a traffic accident.

Carl Pistorius faces a charge of unlawful, negligent killing for a 2008 road death, "in which a woman motorcyclist sadly lost her life," Kenneth Oldwage, the Pistorius family lawyer said on Sunday.

The accident happened in Vanderbijlpark, south of Johannesburg. ...

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