'It’s the grace of God,' says principal whose kids survived bus crash

2016-07-27 06:56

A Southern Cape high school principal believes the “grace of God” ensured his pupils survived a collision between a school bus and a car.

'That is life,' survivor of Lion’s Head fall says with a laugh

2016-07-25 13:08

Despite having fallen about 30m from Lion's Head in Cape Town a week ago, former Angolan child soldier Jose Maria Joao is full of life and has taken the accident in his stride.

Durban crash in rainy weather leaves one dead

2016-07-24 23:09

A man died during a collision on the N2 North under the Inanda Road flyover in Durban on Sunday evening.

PICS: Bakkie ends up on pole in freak accident

2016-07-24 10:08

Mystery surrounds an accident in which a bakkie ended up against an electricity pole near Winburg in the Free State.

Driver dead after speeding minibus taxi rolls down embankment

2016-07-24 08:04

A minibus taxi driver has died and passengers have been rushed to hospital after he apparently lost control of his vehicle, paramedics say.

One killed in truck crash

2016-07-23 19:17

One person has been killed after a truck crashed on the N2 near Port Shepstone, south of Durban, paramedic services said.

PICS: Durban construction workers saved from collapsing trench

2016-07-18 22:16

Two construction workers in Morningside, Durban, have been rescued after a trench on a building site collapsed, trapping them.

Durban bridge crash leaves family of 3 dead

2016-07-17 21:12

Three members of the same family have been killed in a horror car crash on the N3 near Pinetown.

1 dead, 10 hurt in Tzaneen bakkie smash

2016-07-17 11:06

One person has been killed and ten others injured after the bakkie they were travelling in overturned in Tzaneen, Limpopo, paramedics say.

Fields Hill tragedy truck boss in court

2016-07-13 11:29

The owner of the truck which ploughed into a number of fully laden taxis in Fields Hill, Pinetown, in 2013, leaving 24 people dead, has made a brief appearance in the Verulam Magistrate’s Court.


Pedestrian killed while crossing N3 highway in KZN

2016-07-26 09:52

A pedestrian has died after he was hit by a car while crossing the N3 highway during stormy weather in Pietermaritzburg, paramedics say.

PICS: Scores hurt in Durban bus collision

2016-07-25 10:20

Scores of people have been injured in a collision involving two buses on the junction of Chris Hani and Old North Coast roads in Durban.

Two die in Eastern Cape bakkie accident

2016-07-24 16:10

Two people were killed and another nine were injured in an accident involving a bakkie in Willowvale, local police say.

KZN man hit by train, escapes with minor injuries

2016-07-24 09:23

A man was lucky to escape with minor injuries after being knocked over by a train in KwaZulu-Natal, paramedics say.

Three killed in head on collision

2016-07-23 23:00

Three people were killed and six others injured in a head on collision between two vehicles on the N14 between Kathu and the Deben turn off on Saturday, paramedic services said.

Car crashes, suicide top unnatural death claims - Discovery

2016-07-22 16:17

SA has one of the world's highest car accident rates and Discovery Life says the majority of life claims it paid out in 2015 for unnatural deaths related to car crashes.

7 deaths, 24 arrests on Western Cape roads over weekend

2016-07-18 16:26

The Western Cape department of health has said seven people died on Western Cape roads this weekend, while 24 were arrested.

3 Durban kids critical after swallowing mystery pills

2016-07-17 11:30

Three children from Durban are in critical condition after they ingested unidentified tablets, Kwazulu-Natal EMS says.

Cyclist killed in Joburg hit-and-run

2016-07-16 22:16

A man, believed to be in his fifties, has been killed after an apparent hit-and-run on the N12 outside Fochville, west of Johannesburg, Gauteng paramedics say.

KZN woman dies after being hit by three vehicles

2016-07-12 22:58

A woman was killed after being struck by three vehicles near Copesville, Pietermaritzburg.

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