Joburg school bus driver on the run after causing accident

2018-10-16 16:53

Johannesburg metro police are searching for a school bus driver who fled the scene after causing an accident while transporting a group of pupils.

WATCH: Oh beer! Crates of alcohol crash out of truck in Cape Town

It was unhappy hour for a truck driver who lost a huge load of beer after attempting to turn his vehicle in Cape Town.

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British mountain biker shot dead by French hunter

2018-10-14 16:20

A 34-year-old British restaurant owner riding a mountain bike has been shot dead by a hunter as he sped down a wooded track in the French Alps, officials have said.

Four killed as truck ripped open in crash near Nelspruit

2018-10-13 14:08

Three men and a woman were killed when a truck was ripped open when it crashed into a tree near Nelspruit, paramedics say.

Boy, 7, on way to school dies after being hit by car

2018-10-12 10:17

Police are investigating after a KwaZulu-Natal schoolboy was hit by a car and died.

Explosion at Eskom power station should not have happened - expert

2018-10-11 11:11

Energy expert Chris Yelland says there are contingency measures such as valves and other automatic protection devices to prevent explosions.

Grateful for support

2018-10-10 15:45

A young mother’s quick thinking saved her three-year-old son from certain death before she and her husband fell 35 metres from the Karkloof Falls on Saturday afternoon.

Man critically injured after being pulled under train

2018-10-08 18:24

Paramedics say a man who has sustained a significant head injury after being pulled under a train is in critical condition at Groote Schuur Hospital.

2 people killed after light aircraft crashes in Midrand

2018-10-08 13:21

Two people have been killed after a light aircraft crashed near Midrand, Johannesburg.

WATCH: 20 dead as limo headed to birthday celebration crashes

2018-10-08 07:44

Authorities say a limousine carrying four sisters, other relatives and friends to birthday celebrations has crashed in upstate New York, killing all 18 people in the limo and two pedestrians.


Parents struggling to cope after girls die from lightning strike over stormy weekend

2018-10-16 13:50

Police in Mlungisi, near Queenstown in the Eastern Cape, have describe the deaths by lightning of two local girls as a tragedy.

Air hostess falls out of plane, suffers injuries

2018-10-15 19:24

A flight attendant fell out of an Air India plane while trying to close its door, the airline said, reportedly breaking her leg when she landed on the tarmac.

WATCH: Nepal rescuers retrieve bodies of 9 climbers killed on Mount Gurja

2018-10-14 13:55

The bodies of nine climbers killed on Nepal's Mount Gurja have been retrieved from the mountainside as rescuers tried to piece together what led to the freak accident.

Teenage girl flips dad’s car into swimming pool while he sleeps

2018-10-12 14:19

A 17-year-old girl lost control of her father’s car and crashed into a swimming pool after taking it for a spin while he was asleep.

Pretoria man critical after falling from tree onto palisade fence

2018-10-11 16:45

A 29-year-old man is in a critical condition after falling roughly six metres from a tree onto a palisade fence at a home in Pretoria.

One killed in explosion at Eskom power station

2018-10-10 22:49

An employee at the Lethabo Power Station in the Free State has died and another has been seriously following a "major incident".

WATCH: Edenvale fire victims overwhelmed by donations after losing everything in devastating blaze

Rebecca Mtya and her mother recently lost everything in a fire, but members of the Edenvale community have opened up their hearts and wallets in order to get them back on their feet again.

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WATCH: Footage of the light aircraft crash in Midrand: 'We heard a bang and then saw smoke'

2018-10-08 17:52

An eyewitness recalls the final moments before a light aircraft crashed near Midrand, Johannesburg, killing two people.

4 dead, 13 injured in N3 collision between SUV and taxi

2018-10-08 09:07

The cause of a crash between an SUV and a minibus taxi that has left four people dead and 13 others injured in Spruitview is still being investigated.

Driving on less than 4 hours of sleep is riskiest - but even less than 7 hours is dangerous

2018-10-08 06:47

Car accident risk is highest if you get fewer than four hours of sleep a night, scientists have found, but even those who sleep fewer than seven hours a night are more likely to be in a crash - and to cause it.

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