Taxi crushed between trucks in Durban

2012-04-04 20:31

Johannesburg - One person died and 28 others were injured in an accident on the N2 north-bound in Durban on Wednesday afternoon, paramedics said.

The N2 was closed after a minibus taxi was wedged between two trucks, ER24 spokesperson Derrick Banks said.

"We found the taxi squeezed in between two trucks. One person died and 28 others were treated for injuries ranging from minor to serious."

Four people still trapped in the taxi were in a critical condition. One patient was airlifted to a nearby hospital.

The cause of the accident had not yet been established.

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