1 dead, 2 injured after minibus taxi rolls on N1 near Touws River

2018-07-23 10:58
One person died and two were injured after a minibus taxi rolled on the N1 outside Touws River. (Supplied)

One person died and two were injured after a minibus taxi rolled on the N1 outside Touws River. (Supplied)

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A woman was killed and two other people were seriously injured when a minibus taxi overturned on the N1 highway outside Touws River on Monday morning, Western Cape traffic chief Kenny Africa has said.

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The Toyota Quantum had been transporting 15 passengers from the Eastern Cape to Cape Town when the driver apparently lost control of the vehicle at around 07:30, he said.

The accident, which left the vehicle on its side, happened about 16km outside of Touws River.

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