Head-on: five pupils injured

2012-04-20 00:00

FIVE children were taken to Grey’s Hospital in serious condition after they were injured in a head-on collision involving two minibus taxis on the R103 near Rosetta in Nottingham yesterday morning.

The police said a taxi with 16 pupils from Nottingham Road Combined School collided with an empty taxi that allegedly failed to stop at an intersection between Rosetta and Mooi River. The driver of the empty minibus is said to be critically injured. An official at Grey’s said the children “did not suffer horrific injuries.”

ER24 took the 11 other pupils to be treated for shock and minor injuries at the Bruntville Clinic.

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

24.com 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 24.com network.


Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.