Taxi driver killed in Meyersdal crash

2014-02-07 11:07
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Johannesburg - A taxi driver was killed in an accident near the N12 in Meyersdal on Friday, Gauteng paramedics said.

Three people were critically injured, and a few others sustained moderate to serious injuries, said Netcare 911 spokesperson Santi Steinmann.

Paramedics found that the minibus taxi had overturned before 06:00.

The Jaws of Life was used to remove entrapped passengers from the wreckage.

"All the injured people were treated on scene before they were transported to hospitals for further medical care," she said,

The cause of the accident was not known.

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