Tracks clear of Rovos coaches

2010-04-25 18:49

Clean-up crews have cleared all the Rovos Rail coaches from the tracks where they derailed in Pretoria last week but people should expect delays.

2 Rovos passengers to be discharged

2010-04-23 11:42

Two passengers injured in the Rovos Rail train accident in Pretoria will be discharged, says Rovos Rail's owner.

Rovos crash: brakes probed

2010-04-22 16:03

The Railway Safety Regular is investigating possible brake failure as the cause of the Rovos Rail train crash that killed three people and injured dozens.

Rovos loses 3 employees in crash

2010-04-22 09:19

Three women employed by Rovos Rail died after the luxury train carrying dozens of foreign tourists derailed near Pretoria, says owner Rohan Vos.

Rovos passenger saw horror unfold

2010-04-22 07:49

A shocked American tourist says she watched as the carriages ahead of hers on the runaway Rovos Rail train derailed "one by one" - and then it was her carriage.

US train victims still in hospital

2010-04-21 20:31

Ten of the 40 American tourists who were on the Rovos Rail train that derailed near Pretoria are still in hospital, the US Embassy says.

Mostly Americans on train

2010-04-21 17:04

Most of the passengers on the luxury train which derailed just outside Pretoria, killing two people, were American, the Rovos Rail train company has said.

2 killed in Rovos Rail derailment

2010-04-21 14:54

Two women died when the luxury Rovos Rail train derailed in Pretoria, say paramedics. One of them was pregnant.

Train derails in Pretoria

2010-04-21 13:17

At least 55 people have been injured as a train derailed at Bosman Street railway station in Pretoria, paramedics say.


Regulator: Rovos brakes weren't on

2010-04-23 18:00

The handbrakes of the luxury Rovos train that rolled away and derailed in Pretoria were not on, the Railway Safety Regulator has found.

Crash costs Rovos Rail R15m

2010-04-22 22:32

Luxury train operator Rovos Rail has suffered R15m in damages after a derailment in which three people were killed, says owner Rohan Vos.

Rovos passenger still critical

2010-04-22 12:14

One passenger is still in a critical condition after a Rovos Rail train derailed near Pretoria, but six others who had sustained serious injuries are out of danger.

Rovos accident interrupts services

2010-04-22 09:19

Metrorail expects services to resume after two days between the Centurion and Bosman stations in Pretoria after a deadly train accident damaged tracks.

Runaway train: Warning screams futile

2010-04-21 23:04

The traumatised owner of the Rovos Rail train which derailed outside Pretoria says he screamed to passengers and crew to jump off, but it was too late.

All train passengers, staff found

2010-04-21 18:06

The 55 passengers, most of them Americans, and 30 staff aboard a luxury Rovos Rail train which derailed in Pretoria have been accounted for.

'Carnage' at train derailment scene

2010-04-21 16:11

It is "absolute carnage" on the scene of a luxury train derailment outside Pretoria, say emergency personnel. Most customers for the luxury train are from Europe and the US.

35 injured in Rovos derailment

2010-04-21 14:20

Rovos Rail says it is not sure what caused the derailment of a luxury train near Pretoria, resulting in at least 35 injured passengers being taken to hospital.

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