Three relatives killed in KZN crash while on their way to fetch water

2017-05-23 20:43

Three relatives have been killed while on their way to fetch water in Nquthu, KwaZulu-Natal when a car veered off the road.

Man killed by car on Durban N2 while trying to escape robbers

2017-05-22 21:16

A 30-year-old pedestrian has been knocked down and killed while trying to flee from robbers on the N2, near the M25 in Durban.

Driver arrested for killing two pedestrians

2017-05-22 10:30

A suspected drunk driver has been arrested after he knocked down and killed two men on a sidewalk in Orlando East, Soweto, according to Johannesburg Metro police.

Mother dies as family crash into tree along KZN highway

2017-05-22 07:35

A woman has died and her husband and two children have sustained serious injuries after their vehicle veered off the road and crashed into a tree in Hillcrest, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics say.

31 bodies recovered at Welkom mine

2017-05-19 17:20

Authorities say they have recovered more bodies at Harmony Gold's Eland mine in Welkom, Free State, after a gas explosion.

3 killed in KZN head-on truck crash

2017-05-18 12:06

Three people have been killed in a head-on collision between two trucks near Harding, KwaZulu-Natal police say.

3 killed, 12 injured in taxi crash

2017-05-17 13:00

Three men have been killed and 12 other people were injured after a minibus taxi rolled on the N4, outside of Brits in the North West province.

3 killed in R21 Boksburg crash

2017-05-15 21:41

Three people have been killed and eight injured when a taxi crashed into the back of a stationary truck on the R21 south near Boksburg, on the East Rand.

Child among 4 killed in Mpumalanga head-on collision

2017-05-14 14:53

Three adults and a girl believed to be around nine-years-old have been killed after two vehicles collided head-on on the N17 in Secunda, Mpumalanga, paramedics have said.

Quotes of the week

2017-05-12 15:54

A selection of quotes from some of the stories that made news this week.


Man seriously injured after falling off a ladder in shopping centre in Eastgate

2017-05-22 22:46

A man is believed to have lost his footing causing him to fall approximately three metres off a ladder in a shopping centre in the Eastgate area, paramedics say.

Man gets R5.4m from RAF after accident

2017-05-22 12:08

A man who woke up in the Polokwane Hospital after a crash and thought he had been kidnapped, is to get about R5.4 million from the Road Accident Fund.

11 injured in Sasolburg factory explosion

2017-05-22 10:17

Eleven people have been injured after an explosion at a factory in Sasolburg, Free State, according to paramedics.

3 climbers dead, 1 missing near top of Mount Everest

2017-05-22 06:32

Three climbers have died on Mount Everest and another is missing in a busy and tragic weekend on the world's highest mountain, officials and expedition organisers have said.

3 dead in Durban minibus taxi collision

2017-05-19 11:28

Three people have died after a collision between a minibus taxi and another vehicle in Greenwood Park, paramedics have said.

'I am finished' - last words of man who drowned in sewage at Kimberley plant

2017-05-18 09:27

The tears streamed down Trevor Naidoo’s cheeks as the former controller at the Homevale sewage plant in Kimberley testified about the tragic events in which five of his colleagues died in 2012.

Woman killed by truck as she gets out of vehicle following accident

2017-05-16 21:31

A young woman has died in the Free State when she was struck by a truck after getting out of her vehicle to inspect the damage after a bakkie crashed into her car.

Cyclist dragged after rod protruding from truck hooks jacket

2017-05-15 14:18

A cyclist has apparently emerged unhurt after he was dragged by a truck on Solomon Mahlangu road in Pretoria.

Horror M1 crash leaves 4 dead

2017-05-14 10:26

A horrific, high-impact, multi-vehicle collision on the M1 south in the early hours has left four people dead, according to paramedics.

Overturned bus leaves 70 children injured in KZN

2017-05-12 12:12

Approximately 70 children have sustained minor injuries after their bus overturned on the R603 in Adams Mission, KwaZulu-Natal, according to paramedics.

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