Update | Two pupils killed in tragic crash in Pietermaritzburg

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The horrific accident on Ohrtmann Road on Monday afternoon that claimed the lives on two school children.
The horrific accident on Ohrtmann Road on Monday afternoon that claimed the lives on two school children.
Moeketsi Mamane

Two school children died and 15 other people, including children, were injured during a horrific accident in Ohrtmann Road on Monday afternoon.

It is alleged that a truck collided with and a minibus taxi carrying 17 school children from a school in Sobantu, to their homes at the Jika Joe informal settlement.

When The Witness arrived at the scene, two children were already confirmed dead. It was a tragic scene filled with cries from parents desperately searching for their children.

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