6 killed, 12 injured in Pietermaritzburg crash

2016-04-11 10:23
Six people were killed in a taxi crash in Pietermaritzburg. (Supplied by ER24)

Six people were killed in a taxi crash in Pietermaritzburg. (Supplied by ER24)

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Durban – Six people were killed and 12 injured when a minibus collided with a car in Pietermaritzburg on Monday morning, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said.

The minibus overturned after the collision, at the corner of Linwood Drive and Sweetwaters Road just after 08:00, the provincial health department's Emergency Medical Services spokesperson Robert McKenzie said.

Of the injured, eight people were in serious conditions, while four had minor injuries. They were taken to various hospitals.

The cause of the accident was still unknown.

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