Man burns to death in KZN car fire

2011-05-21 22:24

Johannesburg - A man burnt to death after the car he was travelling in collided head-on with a taxi in Nongoma, KwaZulu-Natal provincial emergency services said on Saturday.

"The vehicles caught fire immediately on impact. The driver of the car sustained critical injuries while the passenger burnt to death," emergency spokesman Chris Maxon said.

"The taxi passengers - a mother and child - sustained critical injuries. The taxi driver sustained minor injuries and was treated on the scene," he said.

The injured were taken to the Benedictine Hospital in Nongoma.

  • RFC1795 - 2011-05-22 12:41

    Ouch, not a nice way to go .. damn taxis .. might not be it's fault, but still .. Damn taxis!!

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