Truck driver killed, man injured in another N3 crash

2016-04-28 09:39

Another life was claimed on the N3 at Townhill and the road was once again closed on Tuesday night when a truck crashed over a barrier and rolled several metres down an embankment.

Doctor killed in crash hailed a ‘selfless man’

2016-04-20 11:52

Pietermaritzburg doctor Lesego “Les” Chokoe, who died at the weekend in a car crash, has been hailed as a selfless man who had family values at heart.

Heathcote’s boyfriend was planning on proposing to her

2016-04-18 12:03

The boyfriend of Taryn Heathcote, who died in an accident on Friday, planned to propose to her this coming weekend.

Five illegal miners die in blasting accident at KZN mine

2016-04-17 18:00

Five people have died in a blast during illegal mining activities at the Klipwal Mine in KwaZulu-Natal while eight others escaped; three were later arrested.

Horrific taxi crash kills seven

2016-04-12 13:50

Screaming for help, frantic taxi passengers tried to climb out of a run-away taxi’s windows moments before it crashed in Sweetwaters Road on Monday morning, killing six people instantly.

Google self-driving car crashes into public bus

2016-03-01 07:18

An accident report filed with California's Department of Motor Vehicles says a self-driving car being tested by Google collided with a public bus last month.

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.

WATCH: Video shows KZN truck fire that killed two

Two people were killed and at least seven others injured when a truck collided with construction vehicles, and caught fire, on the N3 near the Peter Brown off-ramp in Pietermaritzburg on Monday.

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Doctor among dead as vehicle plunges into Duzi

2016-04-18 13:31

A local doctor and two other people were killed when the car they were travelling in plunged into the Duzi River early on Sunday morning.

Emotional farewell to crash victims

2016-04-18 11:02

Tears and sobs broke out as the coffins carrying four of the seven people killed in a horrific taxi accident on Sweetwaters Road last week were carried to the Siyanda High School sports field, where a mass funeral was held at the weekend.

Many hopes cut down

2016-04-13 09:58

One of the victims of Monday’s horror taxi accident, which claimed the lives of seven Pietermaritzburg residents, was on her way to write her college exams when she died.

Pedestrian run over on N2 among three dead

2016-04-04 12:09

Three people died and eight people, including a baby, escaped with injuries in four separate accidents in KZN at the weekend.

At least 4 killed as car plunges into canal

2016-02-13 21:12

Swedish police say at least four people have died after a car in which they were travelling plunged more than 25m into a canal.

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.

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