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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.

Opel Corsa Crashes into Bus in Cape Town; 14 Killed

Opel Corsa Crashes into Bus in Cape Town; 14 Killed

An Opel Corsa crashed into a passenger bus at N7 near Klawar, Western Cape Town, South Africa, on April 16th. According to sources, the Corsa overtook oncoming vehicles and smashed into the bus. At least 14 people were killed in the crash. Investigations are underway.

Passenger Bus Overturns in South Africa; 33 Injured

Passenger Bus Overturns in South Africa; 33 Injured

A bus careered off the road and overturned onto its side on the N2 between East London and King William’s Town, Eastern Cape, South Africa, on the early morning of December 30th. At least 33 people were taken to hospital with injuries of varying intensities. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Bus-Minibus Taxi Crash in South Africa; 13 Killed, 12 Injured

Bus-Minibus Taxi Crash in South Africa; 13 Killed, 12 Injured

A bus and a minibus taxi collided head-on with each other on N1, Worcester, Western Cape, South Africa, on the morning of December 24th. At least 13 people were killed whereas, 12 suffered injuries of varying intensities. The injured were taken to hospital. The cause of the crash remains under investigation.

Freight Train Derails in South Africa; 1 Killed

Freight Train Derails in South Africa; 1 Killed

A Transnet goods train derailed off the tracks in Madibogo, Delareyville, North West, South Africa, on December 22nd. According to sources, the train was travelling from Kimberley to Mahikeng, when it hit a cow and two of its locomotives overturned. At least 1 out of 3 occupants was killed in the accident. The accident remains under [...]

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