ARTICLES RELATING TO CRASH

Bakkie sent flying, crashes into Durban house

2015-07-02 10:55

Witnesses arrived to a surreal scene in a Durban township - a bakkie went flying off the road and through the roof of a house!

Victims’ families struggle to cope after horror crash

2015-06-29 10:51

THE families of the three ­Pietermaritzburg locals involved in Friday’s horror crash, which left two dead and two injured, one critically, said they are doing their “best to get through the tragedy”.

Dump truck falls off mountain: 17 dead

2015-06-10 10:14

South Africa is plagued by bakkie/truck crash deaths - but it's not just a local problem. A dump truck carrying children drove off a cliff - 17 died.

SA drivers warned about bad tow-truckers

2015-06-02 16:36

Unscrupulous tow-truck drivers are a concern for SA insurers: operators modify unroadworthy cars to seem as if they were roadworthy at the time of a crash!

Botched U-turn ends in bus crash

2015-05-11 11:15

Surveillance footage captured a bus driver losing control while performing a U-turn. The bus driver and passengers were flung from their seats!

What a tight squeeze! Merc squashed between buses

2015-04-20 10:20

A bystander tweeted images of a Mercedes-Benz C-Class sandwiched between two London buses, following a four-car pile-up in London.

Video: Horror Lambo crash at Disney World

2015-04-13 10:10

A Lamborghini Gallardo has crashed into a guardrail at the Walt Disney World Speedway, killing the passenger and injuring the driver, reports the Florida Highway Patrol.

SA minister killed in car crash - Zuma

2015-03-15 09:09

South African cabinet minister Collins Chabane was killed in a car crash along with two of his staff on Sunday, President Jacob Zuma said.

Slaughter goes on: 8 die as taxi rolls

2015-02-11 11:15

Eight people were killed and seven injured when the driver of the taxi they were travelling in lost control and overturned near Settlers.

Policing, respect: Freeway to road safety

2015-02-09 08:50

Wheels24 reader JACO LABUSCHAGNE has a simple message to government which he believes will curb road deaths and crime: 'Increase active and passive enforcement in SA.'

 

N12 mist horror: Two killed in 65-car pile-up

2015-06-30 08:56

Two people have been killed in yet another huge N12 pile-up, this time involving over 60 cars, minibus taxis and trucks. The horror pile-up was captured on video!

N3 comes to a standstill following crash on Townhill

2015-06-10 11:31

PILEUP on the N3 near the Peter Brown offramp on Townhill yesterday resulted in a massive traffic jam that snaked all the way back to Merrivale.

French rider killed in Isle of Man qualifying

2015-06-04 18:15

A French racer has been killed in a crash during qualifying for the notoriously treacherous Isle of Man TT motorcycle weekend..

Villota family looks to court over Maria

2015-05-27 12:08

Despite F1 team Marussia, now called Manor, being cleared of wrongdoing, Maria de Villota's family is considering legal action.

SA rally crash narrowly avoids hitting crowds

2015-04-20 12:55

Ford's Mark Cronje and Robin Houghton claimed their second win in a row at the Sasol Rally in Nelspruit. The rally also saw a disastrous crash!

Danger! Child sneaks ride on truck in SA

2015-04-13 13:28

A video uploaded to YouTube revealed a shocking scene on South Africa's roads - a young boy hanging onto the back of a truck.

Girlfriend: 'Alonso fit - in every way'

2015-03-17 09:22

Fernando Alonso's girlfriend says he's fit for the Malaysian F1 GP but the team's boss says the driver will probably need more tests.

Biker to be paid for speed-hump crash

2015-02-12 08:24

The KZN roads department has been told to pay a motorcyclist for injuries and damage incurred when she hit an unmarked speed hump.

SARF demands drastic action on bakkies

2015-02-10 13:22

After months of horror bakkie crashes it seems action might at last be taken. The SA Road Federation wants an end to the slaughter of our innocents.

At last! Action on 'human cattle' era

2015-02-09 07:55

Following a series of horror crashes that have killed many children it seems action is at last being taken against carrying kids in bakkies.

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