Seven killed in KZN taxi crash

2016-04-10 20:01
(Joe Stolley, News24)

(Joe Stolley, News24)

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Durban - Seven people were killed in a minibus taxi accident in the Ntunjambili Sambaba area of the Ilembe District on Sunday night.

KZN EMS spokesperson Robert McKenzie said that six women and a man had died.

“A minibus has left the road and crashed into a tree. Paramedics from the KZN Department of Health’s Emergency Medical Services responded to the scene,” he said.

“Three people who were critically injured and five people who were seriously injured were treated by the paramedics from KZN EMS and a local private ambulance service at the scene before being transported to a local hospital for continued medical care,” he added.

McKenzie said the cause of the crash is not known at this stage and is being investigated by the police.

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