2 killed in N12 taxi accident

2010-11-13 22:33

Johannesburg - Two people died and 10 others were injured when a taxi overturned on the N12 highway between Potchefstroom and Klerksdorp on Saturday, paramedics said.

Netcare911 spokesperson Chris Botha said the accident occurred around 17:00. "Details to the cause of the accident will remain a subject for police investigation."

Botha said paramedics arrived on the accident scene and found two dead people, three critically injured, another three seriously injured and four had sustained minor injuries.

The injured were stabilised on the scene taken to a nearby hospital.