It’s ‘inevitable’ that children in bakkies will be hurt — paramedic

2016-01-29 12:14

If a child is transported to school in a bakkie, it’s not a case of if they will be hurt, but when.

‘I miss my little girl so much’

2016-01-28 12:11

Thursday marks the one-year anniversary of the tragic Imbali crash that killed eight children. For their parents, the “sorrow and heartbreak” they felt on the day of the crash has been ever present.

Head-on collision: Victims’ family struggling to cope

2016-01-27 09:16

The family of four men killed in a head-on collision say they are battling to deal with their loss.

City two killed after plunge

2016-01-19 13:03

Two Msunduzi electricity workers plunged to their deaths on Sunday evening while repairing street lights in Pelham.

Cele was confident of playing a part in lifting United out of trouble

2016-01-18 12:39

Mondli Cele was not happy seeing his club sitting at the foot of the table, especially as he was unable to contribute, missing three months due to injury.

Driver of bakkie that killed eight changes lawyer

2016-01-15 10:00

The Pietermaritzburg woman whose bakkie collided into a house, killing eight primary school children, has changed her lawyer.

Bakkie, loaded taxi in horror N3 crash

2015-12-21 10:03

Three people died in a horror accident on the N3 near the Ohrtmann Road bridge on Sunday afternoon after a bakkie in the southbound lane swerved across the median, slamming into a taxi full of people travelling in the opposite direction.

They always laughed and cracked jokes – dad of twins killed in a hit-and-run

2015-12-09 12:58

The father of twin brothers killed in a hit-and-run near Welkom says he was left shattered after arriving at the accident scene and watching one of them dying.

Tanker crash stuns N3

2015-11-25 10:03

The driver of a diesel tanker stood in shock as he watched 37 000 litres of diesel flow down the N3 toward Cedara after he crashed into a construction barrier on Tuesday.

American killed in R74 car crash

2015-11-19 10:42

An American citizen was killed when her vehicle overturned on the R74 near Bergville on Tuesday afternoon.


Dead pupils: accused in court

2016-01-29 10:49

Lungile Princess Mthimkulu made another brief appearance in the regional court yesterday in connection with the deaths of eight primary schoolchildren in an accident exactly a year ago.

N3 crashes: one dead, three serious

2016-01-28 12:11

Two separate accidents on the N3 left one person dead, one family in a serious condition and 14 others with minor injuries on Wednesday.

Popular Durban cop killed in shooting range accident

2016-01-21 12:00

A Durban policeman died after being shot in a “freak accident” at the Pietermaritzburg shooting range on Wednesday morning.

Maritzburg mourns Cele

2016-01-18 12:50

Bafana call-up and local fan favourite Mondli Cele netted his final goal on Saturday before his celebrations took a tragic turn.

Maritzburg United's Mondli Cele dies in car accident

2016-01-17 08:58

Maritzburg United midfielder and fan favourite Mondli Cele (27) has died after the car he was travelling in veered off into the Duzi river on Park Drive, Pietermaritzburg.

Boy (6) killed, 20 injured in traffic accidents around KZN

2015-12-24 09:28

In a tragic start to the holiday weekend a six-year-old boy was killed and three other people were injured in an accident on the N3 near Howick on Wednesday.

Crash claimed doctor months before wedding

2015-12-18 09:19

Doctor Brian Nhlanhla Champion, who died while traveling from Durban to Pietermaritzburg on Saturday, was preparing to get married in February.

Contract worker killed in Chase Valley crash

2015-12-03 11:49

A contract worker was killed while another four were injured when the truck they were travelling in was hit by a car in Chase Valley on Wednesday morning.

Two killed in KZN after bus lands on top of car

2015-11-19 16:31

Two people have been killed - an elderly man and a child - after a bus landed on top of a car in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal, paramedics say.

Man dies after losing control of his bakkie

2015-11-10 22:22

A man has been killed after losing control of his bakkie on the M13 in Field's Hill, Pinetown, paramedics say.

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