4 killed, 45 hurt in KZN bus crash

2011-01-12 15:20
Durban - Four people were killed and 45 injured in a bus accident in Obonjeni, northern KwaZulu-Natal on Wednesday, the provincial road traffic inspectorate said.

Four of the 45 were critically hurt, spokesperson Zinhle Mngomezulu said. The injured were taken to Bethesda Hospital.

The KwaZulu-Natal transport department said the bus was travelling from Obonjeni to KwaMkhuze when it overturned.

Provincial transport MEC Willies Mchunu sent his condolences to the families of the four victims.

"I urge all motorists to exercise patience on the roads, be tolerant towards one another and to comply with all the rules of the road. I wish the surviving passengers a speedy recovery," Mchunu said.
 

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