Traffic test tragedy

2012-12-31 00:00

LENNY Nxumalo (28) jumped for joy when he received a call from the Department of Transport telling him to come for a fitness test at Harry Gwala Stadium.

He ran the mandatory four kilometres in the sweltering 33,7° C heat in 20 minutes, beating the cut-off time by 10 minutes — then he died from dehydration. 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.