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Train Crashed into Bakkie in Cape Town; 7 Dead

Train Crashed into Bakkie in Cape Town; 7 Dead

A train crashed into a bakkie in Cape Town, South Africa, on April 27th. The accident happened at the Buttskop level crossing in Blackheath, Cape Town. There were seven people aboard the bakkie at the time; all of them were killed in the crash.

Bus Crash in South Africa Kills At Least 13

Bus Crash in South Africa Kills At Least 13

A bus overturned near Ngcobo in Eastern Cape, South Africa, on March 28th. The accident happened when the bus was heading from Welkom, Free State, to Mthatha, Eastern Cape. At least thirteen people were killed in the crash. Over thirty others were injured. The cause of crash is being investigated.

Passenger Bus Hurtles-off Cliff in Ethiopia; 38 Killed, 10 Injured

Passenger Bus Hurtles-off Cliff in Ethiopia; 38 Killed, 10 Injured

A passenger bus hurtled off a cliff in Legambo, Amhara, in northern Ethiopia, on March 12th. At least 38 people were killed in the accident, while another 10 people sustained injuries of various intensities. The cause of the crash is under investigation.

Passenger Train Crashes in South Africa; 19 Killed

Passenger Train Crashes in South Africa; 19 Killed

A passenger train crashed into a lorry in Free State, South Africa, on January 4th. The accident happened at a level crossing near Kroonstad, when the train was heading from Port Elizabeth to Johannesburg, South Africa. Nineteen people were killed in the crash. Over two hundred others were injured. The accident is being investigated.

Trucks Crashed in Johannesburg; 2 Killed, 2 Injured

Trucks Crashed in Johannesburg; 2 Killed, 2 Injured

Three trucks crashed into each other near Loskop Dam in Mpumalanga, Johannesburg, South Africa, on June 23rd. Two men lost their lives in the crash, while two others sustained injuries. The cause of crash is not known yet. The injured were taken to hospital.

School Bus Crashes into Bakkie in Eastern Cape; 5 Killed, 23 Injured

School Bus Crashes into Bakkie in Eastern Cape; 5 Killed, 23 Injured

A school bus crashed into a bakkie at the R61 near KwaBulala in Bizana, Eastern Cape on the morning of June 5th. Five students lost their lives while another 23 sustained injuries in the accident. The injured were taken to nearby hospitals. The police are investigating the cause of crash.

Trains Hit Each Other in Johannesburg; 1 Killed, 102 Injured

Trains Hit Each Other in Johannesburg; 1 Killed, 102 Injured

Two trains hit each other between Olifantsfontein and Elandsfontein in the east of Johannesburg on June 1st. The accident happened when a Business Express train was coming from Pretoria crashed into an empty train going towards Leralla station. Numerous carriages leaned to their sides after the crash. The trains were manually authorised to [...]

Trains Collide in South Africa; 1 Killed, 55 Injured

Trains Collide in South Africa; 1 Killed, 55 Injured

Two trains collided into each other in Elandsfontein, Johannesburg, South Africa, on June 1st. Several carriages of the trains leaned to their right after hitting each other. One train driver lost his life in the crash while around 55 passengers sustained injuries of various intensities. The cause of accident remains under investigation.

Bus Crashes in South Africa; 70 Injured

Bus Crashes in South Africa; 70 Injured

A bus crashed at R603 in Adams Mission, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa, on the morning of May 12th. According to the paramedics staff, the bus was found lying on the side of the road. Around 70 children sustained injuries in the crash. The cause of crash is under investigation.

Minibus Collides with Truck in South Africa; 20 Killed

Minibus Collides with Truck in South Africa; 20 Killed

A minibus collided with a truck between Verena and Bronkhorstspruit near Pretoria, South Africa, on April 21st. The bus caught fire right after the crash. At least 19 children and the driver lost their lives while trapped in the flaming bus. The cause of the accident is not clear yet.

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