Crash: Taximan talking on phone loses control after wheel mishap

2008-06-05 00:00

“To say [the driver] was speeding would be an understatement, he was literally flying,” said a passenger who was one of several flung out of a taxi when it overturned after a rear wheel came off on the N3 near Ashburton yesterday.

All the 13 injured passengers were reported to have suffered slight and minor injuries. They were treated at different Pietermaritzburg hospitals after the accident which occurred just after midday. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
Comments have been closed for this article.

Inside News24

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.


Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.

Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire network.