Man critical after being hit, dragged by train

2016-05-27 10:13

A man has sustained critical injuries after he was hit and dragged by a train at the Vereeniging Train Station, south of Gauteng, say paramedics.

9 injured in Pietermaritzurg taxi accident

2016-05-14 11:40

Nine people have been injured when a taxi they were travelling in overturned on Old Greytown Road in Pietermaritzburg, paramedics have said.

One killed, 19 injured as truck overturns

2016-05-03 21:06

A man has been killed and 19 others injured when a truck overturned on Fairway Road in Ruimsig, west of Johannesburg, paramedics say.

Employees rescued after being trapped in lift

2016-04-14 21:07

A group of 10 employees, leaving a meeting, had to be rescued after they were trapped for 75 minutes in a lift at a building in Alberton.

Pedestrian hurt in Maritzurg taxi crash

2016-03-12 19:46

A pedestrian has been critically injured when he was knocked down by a taxi in Pietermaritzburg.

Three Mpumalanga coal miners still missing

2016-02-07 15:58

Three miners were still trapped in the Lily Mine in Mpumalanga on Sunday, after a shaft at the coal mine collapsed on Friday, paramedics said.

Five killed in accidents, scores more injured

2015-12-23 23:07

Several accidents throughout the country have claimed the lives of five people including that of a six-year-old boy, while many more were injured.

Potch paramedics' kindness unites residents

2015-12-17 08:58

An act of kindness by a group of Potchefstroom paramedics has led to local residents helping others in need.

2 men, child killed by hippo while crossing into SA

2015-12-03 14:37

Two men and boy have been killed by a hippo while attempting to enter the country through the Limpopo River, police say.

Boy critical after falling out of 3rd-storey apartment window

2015-11-27 21:30

A boy is in a critical condition after falling out of a third-storey apartment window in Johannesburg, paramedics say.


Two killed in head-on collision

2016-05-21 16:55

Two men have been killed when a bakkie and truck collided head-on on the R33 in Albert Falls, KwaZulu-Natal.

Toxic acid truck crash closes Durban road

2016-05-12 21:29

A Durban road has been closed night following a crash involving a truck carrying hydrochloric acid.

Truck driver killed in collision

2016-04-27 20:00

A truck driver has been killed and a passenger injured in a collision on Khutsong Road, between Khutsong and Welverdiend, Carletonville.

Woman airlifted off Table Mountain after fall

2016-04-13 19:12

A young woman was airlifted off Table Mountain after she was injured in a fall.

Durban dentist crushed by falling tree

2016-02-27 17:59

A dentist from Westville, Durban has been crushed to death by a falling tree.

Hiker critical after falling in Table Mountain area

2015-12-24 21:04

A hiker was critically injured when he fell about 10m in the Camps Bay area of Table Mountain on Thursday.

Car ripped to pieces in horror crash

2015-12-19 19:26

Two people were killed when a car crashed into the pillar of a bridge in Carletonville on Saturday.

One body recovered, 2 more feared drowned in flooded Maritzburg river

2015-12-09 17:08

Three people, believed to have been returning from collecting their social grant money, have been swept away in a flooded river in Pietermaritzburg, police say. Only one body has been retrieved so far.

7 children escape accident with minor injuries

2015-11-29 07:41

Seven children have escaped with minor injuries when the vehicle they were travelling in overturned in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal.

Good Samaritans use wheel jacks to lift car off man

2015-11-22 22:06

Three Good Samaritans used their wheel jacks to help an off-duty paramedic rescue a man pinned underneath a car in the Western Cape.

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