Disabled medic flies into the field for the first time

2016-09-05 08:53

Medic George Swart's colleagues have used a training mission to get him up into the air in a high-speed helicopter ride over the streets of Durban, where he has directed life-saving care for years.

Amanzimtoti woman swept out to sea

2015-12-18 22:29

A 20-year-old woman drowned in Amanzimtoti when she was swept out to sea on Friday, paramedics said.

Rough weekend for SA aviation

2015-11-08 22:07

Four aircraft of various types have crashed around the country since Friday.

Two bikers killed in weekend crashes

2015-09-13 22:11

Two motorcyclists have been killed in separate accidents on Sunday, paramedics reported.

Mpuma fisherman slips, drowns in KZN

2015-02-07 20:12

A Mpumalanga man in his 60s has drowned when he slipped while fishing in Umdloti, KZN, paramedics say, who tried to resuscitate him.

East Rand stage collapse: 64 hurt

2014-11-09 19:10

At least 64 people have been injured after a stage at a community hall in Elandsfontein, near Kempton Park, collapsed.

Naked driver crashes into garage

2014-11-03 17:19

Mechanics at a Pinetown business have narrowly escaped injuries after a naked driver hurtled into their premises and crashed into a high lift jack and another vehicle before coming to rest.

Alberton crash truck owner may be charged

2014-10-14 21:12

The owner of the truck which ploughed into dozens of cars in Alberton will face the wrath of the law if it is found that his truck was faulty.

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.

Man struck by car, dragged 100m before dying

2014-09-06 10:09

A man has been killed after being dragged for about 100m by a vehicle in Krugersdorp.


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.

Toddler airlifted to hospital after being burnt

2015-12-15 17:17

A toddler with second degree burns has been airlifted to hospital after he poured hot water on himself, Gauteng paramedics say.

Midrand homeowners find aircraft outside after 'big bang'

2015-11-08 15:22

A light aircraft crashed onto a residential property near Grand Central Airport in Midrand, paramedics say.

1 killed, 7 injured in N3 four-car crash

2015-06-03 10:04

One person has been killed and seven others injured in a collision involving four cars on the N3 near Pinetown. The incident has caused major delays on the road.

One dies in E Cape truck crash

2014-11-29 11:09

Paramedics say a man has died and another has been critically injured as a truck collided with a bridge pillar near Port Elizabeth.

Woman killed in KZN hit-and-run

2014-11-07 22:44

KZN paramedics say a woman in her 40s has been killed in a hit-and-run accident on the R61 near Uvongo.

2 die after 3 vehicle collision

2014-11-01 08:03

Paramedics say two people have died and four others have been injured after three vehicles collided on the N12 near Potchefstroom.

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.

Car, minibus collide

2014-10-05 09:50

Four people have died and eight others were injured when a minibus and a car collided on the R102 near Mandini in KwaZulu-Natal.

Free State woman, disabled son hit by truck

2014-08-24 20:58

A woman has died and her wheelchair-bound son is seriously injured after they were hit by a truck in Bloemfontein, Free State, paramedics say.

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