The wheels come off: Driver loses control of runaway bus

2011-12-06 00:00

Two people were injured when this bus careered down a hill on Kingsway Road, Amanzimtoti, and almost veered off a bridge yesterday morning, coming to a halt with one wheel hanging over the edge. Netcare 911 said the driver lost control of the bus while travelling down a steep hill and broke through the barriers. The driver and two passengers where on board the bus. All three escaped safely through the driver’s door. A woman and the driver were treated by Netcare 911 paramedics before being taken to hospital. The second passenger escaped uninjured.

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