Shocks in horror KZN crash probe results

2015-09-04 09:25

An investigation into the horror KwaZulu-Natal crash that claimed 16 lives in August has revealed that the minibus taxi was not roadworthy and failed to stop at an intersection.

2 buses fail safety test ahead of KZN Reed Dance

2015-09-03 17:13

Two of the ten buses due to transport young women from uMhlathuze City to the annual Reed Dance in KwaZulu-Natal, have failed a safety inspection.

Thousands of mourners attend bus victims' service

2015-09-03 14:00

Social workers had their hands full trying to console mourners at a memorial service in Nqabara village in Willowvale, where 35 people who died in a tragic bus accident have been remembered.

News24 reader touched by accident victims' plight

2015-09-03 08:19

When a News24 reader read the story of an elderly Eastern Cape couple who lost all their children in a horrific bus accident, she felt she had to do something.

Three killed, five injured in crash

2015-09-01 22:02

Three people were killed and five others injured when a bakkie and a sedan collided just off Main Reef Road near Dobsonville, Soweto, paramedics say.

Elderly woman killed in freak road crash in Durban

2015-09-01 15:32

An elderly woman has been killed in what medics have described as a ‘freak accident’ on Durban’s Inkosi Albert Luthuli Freeway.

Eastern Cape crashes: Two mass memorial services planned

2015-09-01 13:51

Mass memorial services will be held for the 45 people killed in two horror crashes in the Eastern Cape at the weekend.

eThekwini employee dies after Phoenix crash

2015-09-01 10:42

A municipal employee who was injured when a speeding vehicle rammed into him and his colleagues last week has died, the eThekwini municipality says.

Eastern Cape crash: Father mourns four children

2015-08-31 16:42

Shattered by the death of his four children who died along with 31 others in a bus accident in the Eastern Cape, Ntaba Mbane could not fathom the thought of breaking the news to his wife Nothabile.

KZN crash leaves taxi driver dead

2015-08-31 12:43

A taxi driver has been killed after his minibus collided with a heavy goods truck on the R614 near Wartburg in central KZN.


Child, two adults die in Eastern Cape bus crash

2015-09-03 20:14

Two adults and a child have been killed in another bus crash in the Eastern Cape, leaving seventeen injured, nine of them critical.

Screams, sobs at memorial service for crash victims

2015-09-03 14:55

As the names of the passengers who died in a gruesome bus crash near Butterworth were read out, the screams of their loved ones rose above the soft melody sung at the memorial service.

Bike left crumpled on the road after Margate crash

2015-09-03 09:52

Four people have been injured in a crash between a motorbike and a car in Margate.

Three killed, nine injured in freak accident

2015-09-02 20:48

Three women who were sitting on the back of a bakkie have been killed after they were struck by an unidentified object, paramedics say.

Eastern Cape families visit horror crash site

2015-09-01 17:28

At the end of a veritable black weekend on the roads in the Eastern Cape, the families of 10 Cradock accident victims have visited the crash scene.

Eastern Cape accidents declared a provincial disaster

2015-09-01 13:58

The Eastern Cape government has declared the two accidents that left 45 people dead at the weekend, a provincial disaster.

Man dies after bakkie rolls in Bloemfontein

2015-09-01 12:14

A man has died after his bakkie rolled on Church Street in Bloemfontein, ER24 says.

More than 140 killed on SA roads this weekend - RTMC

2015-08-31 17:08

Unprecedented carnage saw 141 people die in 110 accidents on South African roads at the weekend, the Road Traffic Management Corporation has said.

Eastern Cape crash: Families pray before identifying loved ones

2015-08-31 15:30

Before entering the Butterworth Forensic Mortuary to identify their loved ones, the 35 families of those who perished in the Eastern Cape horror crash gathered to pray.

Car splits in half, three killed

2015-08-31 11:08

Three people have died after the car they were travelling in hit a traffic safety pole and split in half near the Macassar off-ramp in Cape Town, paramedics say.

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