More deaths in Alberton crash

2014-10-14 20:04

The death toll in the multi-vehicle crash in Alberton has risen to four after a truck's brakes apparently failed.

Man dies in Cape Town crash

2014-10-13 15:32

Paramedics say a man has been killed after a truck overturned and collided with a bakkie on the N1 near the Old Oak Road bridge.

Man saves mom trapped by veld fire

2014-09-30 18:59

A North West man has been able to rescue his 60-year-old mother after a runaway veld fire trapped her in her home on a farm 30km outside of Potchefstroom.

Ten killed in hit-and-run

2014-09-07 13:02

Ten people cutting up a dead hippopotamus were killed and five injured when a bakkie hit them near Tzaneen.

5 injured in Rosettenville robbery

2014-09-01 16:19

Five people have been assaulted during a shop robbery in Rosettenville, south of Johannesburg, paramedics say.

Search for bodies continues at collapsed house

2014-08-18 20:05

Sniffer dogs are being used to search for bodies in the rubble at a house which collapsed at the Meyersdal Eco Estate in Alberton, south-east of Johannesburg.

Smoke kills Cape Town guard

2014-08-14 13:51

A security guard died from smoke inhalation at a house in Hout Bay, Cape Town.

Man rescued from collapsed house after quake

2014-08-05 17:11

A man has been rescued from his collapsed house following an earthquake in Orkney, North West.

Quake recorded at 5.5 - report

2014-08-05 16:15

The earthquake that struck the North West region has been recorded as 5.5 magnitude.

Girl killed in Free State crash

2014-08-02 06:15

A 7-year-old girl has died after being hit by a bakkie on the Old Thaba Nchu Road in Bloemfontein.

Mpuma crash death toll rises

2014-07-26 07:02

Two more people have died following an accident in Rockydrift, Nelspruit, the Mpumalanga community safety department says.

Man killed in Boksburg crash

2014-07-22 14:21

A man has died and eight others injured when a minibus taxi and a car collided in Boksburg, on the East Rand.

Man killed in Mpuma crash

2014-07-11 18:24

A man has been killed and three people injured when their car rolled on Evander Road in Secunda, Mpumalanga.

Man killed in Pretoria crash

2014-07-05 16:30

A man has died and four people have been injured when a car and truck collided in Pretoria.

Two girls killed in Free State crash

2014-06-28 07:15

Two girls, aged 3 and 10, have died and their mother and grandmother injured when their car rolled on the N6, 30km outside Bloemfontein.

KZN man critical after 8m fall

2014-06-20 15:47

A man is in a critical condition after falling eight metres from a gantry inside a building in Hammarsdale, KwaZulu-Natal.

Horror Mpuma crash: 10 burnt beyond recognition

2014-06-04 22:31

A woman hurt in a horror pile-up near White River in which 10 people burnt to death, says all she can remember of the crash is that there were a truck and a car behind them.

Man killed in Gauteng crash

2014-05-19 14:43

A man has killed and two people injured when a bakkie overturned on the R500 near Fochville, Gauteng.

Man survives being hit by manhole cover

2014-05-12 22:04

A man is in a critical condition in hospital after a manhole cover fell on him in Bloemfontein.

11 killed in horror W Cape bus crash

2014-05-09 08:49

Eleven people were killed in a bus crash on the N12 between George and Oudtshoorn on Thursday (May 8).

11 killed in horror W Cape bus crash

2014-05-08 09:26

Eleven people were killed in a bus crash on the N12 between George and Oudtshoorn on Thursday (May 8), reports Western Cape traffic authorities.

Man found shot in head

2014-05-02 20:18

Paramedics have tried in vain to resuscitate a man found sitting in his car in Benoni with a bullet wound in his head.

5 injured in KZN crash

2014-04-20 21:54

Five people have been injured when a car they were travelling in overturned and crashed down an embankment on the R103 in Cato Ridge, KwaZulu-Natal.

Pilot killed in Cape Town plane crash

2014-04-15 17:39

A man has been killed when his plane crashed on a farm near the M19 in Melkbosstrand, Western Cape.

Dead baby dumped in Joburg bin

2014-04-07 20:30

The body of an infant has been found in a dirt bin along Bothma Street in Honeydew, west of Johannesburg.


N12 blocked off after Alberton accident

2014-10-14 12:56

The Johannesburg metro police say the N12 East has been blocked off at the Comaro Street offramp after the multiple pile-up in Alberton.

Toddler critically burnt by boiling water

2014-10-06 14:07

A 2-year-old boy is in a critical condition in hospital after being burnt by boiling water in Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng.

Man killed in East Rand crash

2014-09-20 17:57

A 22-year-old man has died, when two cars collided on the R23 in Benoni, on the East Rand.

Hillcrest baby drowns

2014-09-07 08:05

A one-year-old boy has drowned in a swimming pool in Hillcrest, KwaZulu-Natal.

Lawyer traumatised after Pretoria shooting

2014-08-19 14:29

An attorney who witnessed the shooting of a policeman and an orderly at the Pretoria Magistrate's Court says she is traumatised by the ordeal.

Man killed in KZN crash

2014-08-16 17:26

A man has been killed and three other people injured when a bakkie overturned on a dirt road in Pietermaritzburg.

Man crushed to death by trailers

2014-08-07 13:48

KwaZulu-Natal paramedics says a man has been crushed to death between two trailers in Westmead.

No miners trapped in Orkney mines

2014-08-05 16:15

Paramedics have confirmed no miners are trapped in mines around Orkney in the North West following an earthquake that shook the region.

Motorbike riders, traffic cop injured

2014-08-03 11:20

Three motorbike riders and a traffic officer have been injured in a series of accidents on the N3 towards Pietermaritzburg in Cato Ridge, says ER24.

Man burnt at KZN substation

2014-07-31 13:26

A man has been severely burnt at an electricity substation in Edendale, Pietermaritzburg.

Woman killed in Bloemfontein crash

2014-07-24 13:17

A woman has died and four other people, including a 3-month-old baby girl, injured when the vehicle they were travelling in overturned and rolled on the N6 near Bloemfontein.

Man killed in Cape crash

2014-07-17 21:54

A man has been killed and two other people critically injured when a truck collided with a car and a bakkie on the N1 near Worcester.

Alleged attacker jumps off bridge after killing

2014-07-07 20:20

A woman has been stabbed to death at a Pietermaritzburg mall, and her alleged attacker critically injured when he jumped off a bridge.

Man killed in Cape Town crash

2014-07-02 13:10

A man has died when two cars collided on Ou Kaapse Weg near Fish Hoek, Cape Town.

Teen robbed, pushed off train

2014-06-20 17:14

A 14-year-old boy has been robbed and pushed off a moving train near Warner Beach in Amanzimtoti, KwaZulu-Natal.

113 injured, 2 killed in Mbombela bus crash

2014-06-11 08:55

About 113 people have been injured and at least two people were killed when a passenger bus crashed into a ditch outside Mbombela, paramedics have said.

Man killed in train crash

2014-05-24 05:30

A man has been killed after being hit by a train at Florida Station, west of Johannesburg.

ER24 paramedic robbed, stabbed

2014-05-14 19:02

An ER24 paramedic has been robbed and stabbed at an ATM in Alexander, Johannesburg.

Bus driver killed after collision

2014-05-09 12:44

A bus driver has been killed after colliding with a truck in Witbank, Mpumalanga, paramedics say.

Cape bus driver held after crash

2014-05-08 23:10

Western Cape police have arrested the driver of the bus involved in an accident between George and Oudtshoorn.

8 kids injured in KZN crash

2014-05-06 13:20

Eight children have been injured when the minibus taxi they were travelling in overturned in Pinetown, KwaZulu-Natal.

Man killed in Randfontein accident

2014-05-02 14:07

A man has been killed when his SUV rolled on the R41 in Randfontein, west of Johannesburg.

Family injured in Gauteng crash

2014-04-19 14:00

A mother and her 1-year-old child have been left seriously injured after their bakkie overturned on the N1/N12 split in Diepkloof, south of Johannesburg.

15 passengers escape a burning taxi

2014-04-09 22:34

Fifteen people have been injured when a taxi they were travelling in caught alight in Johannesburg.

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