Twenty three pupils injured in taxi crash, north of Durban

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Twenty three pupils were injured in a collision on Mafukuzela Road in Ntuzuma. PHOTO: supplied
Twenty three pupils were injured in a collision on Mafukuzela Road in Ntuzuma. PHOTO: supplied

Twenty three pupils were injured after a mini-bus taxi collided with an SUV car on Mafukuzela Road in Ntuzuma, north of Durban on Thursday morning.

Spokesperson for Netcare 911, Shawn Herbst, said medics assessed the scene and found about twenty-three children who had sustained injuries ranging from minor to serious.

“All the patients were treated on scene and once stabilised were transported by ambulance to hospital for further care,” Herbst said.

On scene with Netcare 911 was Marshall Security, eThekwini Fire and Rescue Services, RUSA, KZN EMS, SAPS and eThekwini Metro Police.

Twenty three pupils were injured in a collision on Mafukuzela Road in Ntuzuma. PHOTO: supplied

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