Cyclist killed in hit and run ahead of Krugersdorp race

2018-02-24 20:26

A well known rugby operations manager and cyclist has been killed in an apparent hit and run ahead of the Berge en Dale cycling race outside Krugersdorp, a statement on behalf of the organisers says.

13 killed as helicopter on earthquake mission flips, crashes on them

2018-02-18 15:18

A military helicopter carrying officials who were assessing damage from a powerful earthquake has flipped as it attempted to land in southern Mexico, crashing on top of people who had fled their homes and were spending the night outside.

Limpopo police officer dies in road accident after Nyala gets a puncture

2018-02-16 15:07

An armoured police vehicle travelling outside Lebowakgomo has driven into a donga, instantly killing a warrant officer.

Toddler drowns after following dogs to river

2018-02-12 07:08

A 2-year-old boy has drowned after he apparently wandered off, following dogs to a river, Eastern Cape police say.

Multiple pileup on N1 north, lanes closed to traffic

2018-02-10 13:03

All four lanes of the N1 north, after the 14th avenue onramp, have been closed to traffic following a major accident involving multiple vehicles.

7 injured in hot air balloon crash in Australia

2018-02-08 09:06

Seven people have been taken to hospital with back injuries and fractures after a hot air balloon crashed during a dawn tour in Australia, officials have said.

Translux passengers in two accidents on one trip

2018-02-05 11:32

Passengers travelling from Durban to East London have been involved in two separate accidents on the same journey, but no serious injuries have been reported.

9 killed in horror accident in Mpumalanga

2018-02-05 09:31

Nine people have died in an accident between an SUV and another vehicle on the N4 in Mpumalanga.

Seven killed, several others trapped in gruesome accident near Tulbagh

2018-02-02 18:16

Seven people have been killed and several others are still trapped after two trucks and two cars collided between Wolseley and Tulbagh, in the Western Cape.

The 955 Sibanye mine workers who were trapped underground for more than 24 hours have all been rescued. See pictures here.

The 955 Sibanye mine workers who were trapped underground for more than 24 hours have all been rescued. See pictures here.

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Man killed in car crash

2018-02-18 22:01

A man was killed when his vehicle rolled multiple times off the Golden Highway in Vanderbijlpark, paramedic say.

Man killed in multiple car collision involving truck

2018-02-17 17:48

Edenvale - A man, believed to be in his 30s, was killed morning following a collision between two light motor vehicles and a truck at the N12 and R24 split in Edenvale on Saturday.

Shot in face with harpoon, Israeli lives to tell tale

2018-02-14 09:03

An Israeli man has survived being shot in the face with a harpoon used on sharks by running to a hospital and having it safely removed, a doctor says.

At least 18 killed, 50 injured as bus topples in Hong Kong

2018-02-10 22:09

The driver of a double-decker bus that toppled over in Hong Kong killing at least 18 people and injuring more than 50 others has been arrested for dangerous driving.

Driver jumps out of truck before crashing into multiple vehicles

2018-02-08 13:29

A truck driver allegedly jumped out of a truck before it crashed into a number of cars in Durban Road in Bellville, Cape Town.

Gautrain employee dies after maintenance rail-road vehicle crashes

2018-02-07 14:13

A 59-year-old Gautrain employee has died after a maintenance rail-road vehicle which he was operating, attached to a 4-car train, collided with depot and maintenance equipment.

Driver of bakkie which crashed into house, killing 8, acquitted

2018-02-05 11:00

The driver of the bakkie that crashed into a house in Imbali, killing eight primary school pupils in 2015, has been acquitted of all charges.

2 killed in separate Eastern Cape accidents

2018-02-04 12:02

An 11-year-old girl is one of two people who have died in two separate road accidents over the weekend in the Eastern Cape, police say.

Sibanye Gold mine rescue: Parliamentary committee slams company's 'attitude to safety'

2018-02-02 12:08

Parliament's Portfolio Committee on Mineral Resources says it is outrageous that 955 miners were trapped underground from Wednesday until Friday morning, just because a storm knocked out power supplies.

Families of killed JMPD officers broken and distraught

2018-02-01 19:45

The families of two female JMPD officers, killed in a collision earlier this week, hold a wreath-lying ceremony for them

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