SABC News - Accident


Truck driver nabbed for stealing ambulance to flee accident scene

Sunday 26 July 2015 17:04

A truck driver has been arrested for allegedly stealing an ambulance to flee the scene of an accident in the Durban suburb of Bellair.


Shaereen Maswanganyi died in an accident on Monday.
Top cop’s widow laid to rest

Saturday 25 July 2015 14:30

The widow of slain Gauteng top cop, Tiranhi Maswanganyi, has been laid to rest in Pretoria.


Police are investigating an accident that killed Shereen Maswanganyi.
Gauteng top cop’s widow hailed

Tuesday 21 July 2015 18:53

The police widow, Shereen Maswanganyi, who died in a car crash on Monday has been described as a lovely person who unified the family.


Thulani Mashaba died last Thursday when the car he was travelling in crashed on the N2 near Ballito, north of Durban.
Zuma questions Thulani Mashaba’s death

Thursday 16 July 2015 06:00

President Jacob Zuma says the circumstances surrounding the car crash in which the African National Congress (ANC) chairperson in the Musa Dladla region died, raises many questions.


The collision between a truck and a car took place in the early hours on Saturday morning.
Three killed in KZN crash

Saturday 4 July 2015 07:25

Three people have been killed on the N3 at Hammersdale in KwaZulu-Natal in a collision between a truck and a car.


Witnesses say the car "seemed to be flying" before it crashed into the home.
Car ploughs into KZN house

Thursday 2 July 2015 17:50

A man has escaped unharmed after a vehicle ploughed into a house at KwaMakhutha Township south of Durban.


Four people have been injured in an accident involving a truck.
Two people killed in KZN accident

Sunday 28 June 2015 07:33

Two people have been killed after the truck they were travelling in crashed into bridge barriers on the R56 at Umkomaas on the south coast of KwaZulu-Natal.


Paramedics found that the male driver had already succumbed to his multiple fatal injuries.
Car crashes into house killing two, injuring two in KZN

Friday 26 June 2015 08:10

Two men have been killed and two others injured on Friday morning when a light motor vehicle drove through a fence and crashed into a house on the corner of College and Alexander in Pietermaritzburg.


 Two people have been seriously injured in a Free State accident.
Seven people die in a Free State accident

Monday 22 June 2015 06:45

Seven people including two children have been killed in a head-on collision between two vehicles between Brandfort and Theunissen in the Free State on Sunday night.


Eight injured after train derails in Braamfontein

Monday 15 June 2015 17:19

At least eight people have been injured, three of them seriously after a train derailed at the Doorfontien station in Braamfontein, Johannesburg.


Krugersdorp crash claims six lives

Monday 15 June 2015 06:22

Six people including a five year old child lost their lives in a crash at the N14 near Krugersdorp on Gauteng's West Rand on Sunday night.


It’s believed the vehicle hit the lamp post, rolled, and caught alight.
Two killed after car catches alight in Benoni

Sunday 7 June 2015 16:06

Two people were killed when the vehicle they were travelling in hit a lamp pole and caught alight in Benoni on Sunday morning, ER24 said in a statement.


Three killed in KZN accident

Saturday 6 June 2015 18:24

Three people died and two people were injured following an accident on the N2 south bound just past Stanger in KwaZulu-Natal.


Hundreds missing after Chinese ship capsizes

Tuesday 2 June 2015 18:25

Rescuers searched on Tuesday for more than 400 people, many of them elderly Chinese tourists, missing after a cruise boat was hit by a freak tornado.


Cape Town crash claims a life

Saturday 23 May 2015 12:18

One person has been killed and four others seriously injured in a collision involving a police vehicle near Kuils River outside Cape Town.


One killed in Alberton accident

Saturday 23 May 2015 09:33

One person has been killed and nine injured in an accident in Alberton, East of Johannesburg.


Limpopo accident claims 11 lives

Monday 18 May 2015 10:28

Eleven people have been killed in a hit-and-run accident between Marble Hall and Siyabuswa on Sunday night.


Mpho Regalo died in a car accident that also claimed the life of his mother over the weekend.
Gospel singer’s passing shocks Limpopo community

Wednesday 13 May 2015 06:37

Residents of Khubvi outside Thohoyandou in Limpopo say they are saddened by the death of a gospel artist Mpho "Regalo" Gangashe.


Amtrak train derails in US, causing multiple injuries

Wednesday 13 May 2015 05:37

An Amtrak passenger train derailed in north Philadelphia on Tuesday night.


Eight people killed in Cape Town collision

Tuesday 5 May 2015 08:44

At least seven people have been killed in a collision involving a minibus taxi near Swellendam in the Overberg in the Western Cape.


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