Driver killed, 18 hurt in two-taxi N4 crash

2016-08-20 19:07


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Johannesburg – A taxi driver was killed and several other people injured during a collision on the N4 in Karino, 12km out of Nelspruit in Mpumalanga, paramedics said on Saturday.

About 17 passengers, and another taxi driver were injured during the collision, said ER24 spokesperson Chitra Bodasing.

She said paramedics arrived on scene and found two taxi drivers trapped in their vehicles. One of them had succumbed to his injuries.

The other driver was in a critical condition and was extricated by Fire and Rescue and was treated by paramedics.

The injured were transported to hospital for further care. The cause of the collision was unknown.  

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