Pupils killed, teacher arrested

2012-04-17 12:56

A Limpopo teacher has been arrested after he allegedly knocked over and killed two primary school pupils.

The teacher, from Ramabu High School in Dikgale village, was driving home from work at about 3.30pm yesterday when he allegedly struck the children, Constable Moses Molepo said today.

Maite Matlala and Karabo Tauyatswala, both seven years old, were from Sebayeng Primary School in Mankweng.

“The two died on the scene and 37-year-old suspect will appear tomorrow before the Mankweng Magistrates Court on two charges of culpable homicide,” said Molepo.

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