"accident" tag
Four teachers died when the blade of a bulldozer sliced through their taxi outside Coffee Bay yesterday Picture: LOYISO MPALANTSHANE

Freak accident kills four

Four teachers were killed in a freak accident yesterday when the taxi in which they were travelling collided with the blade of a bulldozer being transported on the back of truck.

MAKING A SPLASH : Ironman 70.3 SA participants watch as the professional athletes begin their race by sprinting into the sea yesterday morning. INSET: Winners
of the Ironman 70.3, James Cunnama and Jodie Swallow celebrate their triumphs at yesterday’s event Pictures: STEPHANIE LLOYD

Ironman spectator falls off balcony

A spectator was rushed to an East London private hospital after he fell and injured his head during the Standard Bank Ironman 70.3 triathlon event yesterday.

Arrive alive

Two die in E Cape accident

Police were investigating a case of culpable homicide after two men died and eight others were seriously injured in an accident on Uitenhage Road between Kwadwesi and Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape police said yesterday.

South Africa has some of the highest statistics for road fatalities in the world

Put keys away and know that the car is not a bar

The time has come again for that thing we do with such aplomb: slaughtering each other on the highways during the season of goodwill. What a shame!

Ten people have died on the Eastern Cape roads since Christmas Even

Six die in road-crash horror

Barely 48-hours after   a seasonal road safety campaign was launched, three fatal accidents in the Eastern Cape claimed the lives of six people. Fourteen others were injured.

Nolubabalo Ncapo and her sister Anitta Ncapo in a facebook picture taken one year ago Picture: FACEBOOK

Two sisters killed in N2 crash in EL

Two sisters – one a medical student and the other a top Clarendon pupil – were killed in a crash on Monday afternoon.

Translux bus overturned on the R63 route between Stutterheim and King Williams Town.picture Michael Pinyana

Horror bus crash leaves 17 injured

A TRANSLUX bus travelling from Cape Town to East London overturned on the R63 between King William’s Town and Stutterheim yesterday injuring 17 people.

President Jacob Zuma's son Duduzane Zuma at the Randburg Margistrate Court

Duduzane Zuma responsible for crash death: state

President Jacob Zuma’s son Duduzane should be held criminally liable for an accident in which a woman was killed, an inquest heard today.

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