"accident" tag

Motorcyclist injured in accident on N2

A 28-year-old East London motorcyclist was rushed to a private hospital in the city after he crashed into the back of a light motor vehicle on the N2 high way near Hemmingways.


Festive season road carnage continues

MORE than 1 000 people have died so far on the country’s roads during the festive season.

Annelie and Peet Pelser Picture: SUPPLIED

Tragic end for teacher, husband

THE death of 53-year-old Grens High School deputy principal Annelie Pelser and her Land Bank accountant husband Peet Pelser, 55, has shocked East London’s Afrikaans community.


Pupils injured as bakkie overturns

NINE schoolchildren were injured when a scholar transport vehicle lost control and overturned on the N2 yesterday.

KZN accident, 5 September 2013

Pinetown Accident: Death toll 22, says Radebe – (Video)

An accident in Pinetown on Thursday claimed 22 lives, acting president Jeff Radebe said in Durban today.

Needs Camp man found dead  in wheelbarrow

Needs Camp man found dead in wheelbarrow

EAST London police are investigating murder following the discovery of the body of a 23-year-old Needs Camp man lying in a wheelbarrow at the gate of the local clinic.

DOWN BUT NOT OUT: Jikindaba Senior Secondary School Grade 10 pupil Okuhle Diniso, 17, is one of the survivors of the Flagstaff bakkie crash that  killed four of her schoolmates this week. On the bed behind her, her classmate and cousin Nomandla Mayedwa, 16, is attended to by her mother  Diziwe Mayedwa at the Holy Cross Hospital in Flagstaff  Picture: LULAMILE FENI

Death van driver ‘was speeding’

THE van in which four pupils from a Transkei school were killed earlier this week was travelling unusually fast and the driver had ignored pleas by pupils to slow down, one of the survivors said.

DEATH TRAP: Four Jikindaba Senior Secondary School pupils died when  this bakkie overturned  near Mkhambatha Nature Reserve The bakkie that killed four pupils shortly after the accident. Picture: SUPPLIED

Another 4 schoolkids killed

BARELY a month since six pupils were killed in a bakkie accident in the Eastern Cape, a further four died this week on their way from school in the Transkei.

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