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RAF assists Alberton crash families

Saturday 18 October 2014 11:50

The Road Accident Fund has begun assisting the families of those affected by a multi-vehicle pile-up on the N12 near Alberton in Gauteng, which left four people dead, the Saturday Star reported.

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Minister calls for thorough investigation after Alberton crash

Tuesday 14 October 2014 17:17

Transport Minister Dipuo Peters has called for a thorough investigation into the cause of a multi-vehicle car accident on the N12 in Alberton, east of Johannesburg, on Tuesday morning.

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Two people have been killed when a petrol tanker lost control on the N12 in Alberton.
Alberton multi-car pile up claims two lives

Tuesday 14 October 2014 10:30

Two people have been killed and several others injured in a multiple vehicle pile-up in Alberton on Gauteng's East Rand

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One of the bodies was found in the burnt out vehicle while the other two were thrown out.
Three killed in Diepsloot car crash

Monday 13 October 2014 07:35

Three people have been killed in a car crash on the N14 near Diepsloot, north of Johannesburg.

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A minibus taxi then collided with a truck while trying to avoid car.
Shooting, accident claim 14 lives in KZN

Sunday 12 October 2014 10:37

A total of 14 people have been confirmed dead following a shooting and an accident in the Ezakheni township, Ladysmith, in the KwaZulu-Natal.

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Two cars collided head-on on Commissioner Road, killing three men and two women
Five killed in Boksburg crash

Monday 6 October 2014 08:46

Five people were killed in car crash in Boksburg, east of Johannesburg, on Sunday evening

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Three people died when their car got struck under a truck.
Three killed in Vereeniging accident

Sunday 5 October 2014 12:28

Three people have been killed in a collision between a car and a truck in Vereeniging on the Vaal.

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Three separate Limpopo accidents claim 8 lives

Sunday 5 October 2014 10:13

8 people have been killed in three separate crashes in Limpopo.

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The driver of the combi skipped the 'Stop and Go' operation and collided with the truck.
11 killed in Mpumalanga collision

Saturday 4 October 2014 07:37

Eleven people were killed and six others were injured on Friday when a van and a truck collided head-on on the R23 between Perdekop and Standerton.

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Four patients killed in Nkandla ambulance crash

Friday 3 October 2014 12:00

Four people have been killed and 23 others seriously injured after the driver of an ambulance lost control in Nkandla north of KwaZulu-Natal.

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Tracy Morgan spent several weeks in rehabilitation following the June 7 accident.
Tracy Morgan was not wearing seatbelt: Wal-Mart

Tuesday 30 September 2014 06:46

Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan and others in his limousine were not wearing seat belts when their vehicle was struck by a Wal-Mart truck in a June highway accident.

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Elderly N Cape driver could face murder charges

Tuesday 30 September 2014 06:17

The Director of Public Prosecutions will decide whether to charge a pensioner with murder in the Northern Cape.

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Four killed in bus accident in KZN

Tuesday 23 September 2014 09:13

The number of people killed in Tuesday mornings bus accident near KwaMashu in KwaZulu Natal has risen to four.

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Woman killed, four injured in KZN accident

Wednesday 17 September 2014 11:30

A pregnant woman has been killed and four other people were seriously injured when a driver lost control of his vehicle near Howick in KwaZulu-Natal.

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The 13 fatalities reported since the start of this weekend include eight pedestrians, four drivers and one passenger.
13 people killed in Western Cape crashes

Sunday 14 September 2014 12:52

Thirteen people have been killed on Western Cape roads since the start of the weekend.

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The deceased were hacking off pieces of meat from the hippo that was killed by a truck when they were hit by a bakkie.
Limpopo accident victims to be laid to rest

Saturday 13 September 2014 08:03

Eleven people who were killed when a bakkie hit them while they were kacking away at a dead hippo on the Giyani-Tzaneen road, will be buried this weekend.

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Six people died on the scene and four others in hospital.
Calls to outlaw truck transportation of farmworkers

Friday 12 September 2014 19:21

Authorities in Mpumalanga want the transportation of farmworkers on trucks outlawed.

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Western Cape has increased traffic fines by up to 300%.
W Cape hikes traffic fines to curb road fatalities

Tuesday 9 September 2014 09:01

Research by the international transportation forum has put South Africa last out of 36 countries when it comes to the number of road fatalities.

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KZN accident claims two lives

Saturday 23 August 2014 10:00

Two people were killed in an accident near Maphumulo on Saturday.

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Gomolemo Motswaledi died last week in a car accident.
Reports into Botswana leader’s death due this week

Wednesday 13 August 2014 07:30

Leaders and supporters of the opposition Botswana Movement for Democracy are awaiting the outcome of probes into the death of party leader, Gomolemo Motswaledi.

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