Head-on: five pupils injured

2012-04-20 00:00

FIVE children were taken to Grey’s Hospital in serious condition after they were injured in a head-on collision involving two minibus taxis on the R103 near Rosetta in Nottingham yesterday morning.

The police said a taxi with 16 pupils from Nottingham Road Combined School collided with an empty taxi that allegedly failed to stop at an intersection between Rosetta and Mooi River. The driver of the empty minibus is said to be critically injured. An official at Grey’s said the children “did not suffer horrific injuries.”

ER24 took the 11 other pupils to be treated for shock and minor injuries at the Bruntville Clinic.

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