SABC News - Accident


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.


Paramedics are on the scene of the crash which left one person dead and several others injured.
Probe underway into Metrorail crash: PRASA

Tuesday 28 April 2015 11:12

Metrorail says that an investigation is under way to determine the cause of a collision between two trains at Denver station.


Both trains were travelling from Pretoria to Johannesburg on Tuesday morning when the accident occured.
One killed, several others injured in Denver train crash

Tuesday 28 April 2015 08:26

One person has died after two Metrorail trains collided at the Denver station, east of Johannesburg.


The cause of the accident is unknown at this stage.
Nine killed in E Cape crash

Saturday 25 April 2015 09:16

Nine people have died in a collision between a minibus taxi and a vehicle between Graaff Reinet and Middelburg in the Eastern Cape.


The accident happened Saturday night between Langeni Forest and Mthatha.
Three people burnt to death in Eastern Cape crash

Sunday 19 April 2015 11:24

Three people have burnt to death and 11 others have been injured when their vehicle collided with another vehicle on the R412 between Mthatha and Langeni forest in the Eastern Cape.


Richard Henyekane’s funeral underway

Saturday 11 April 2015 08:12

The funeral of former Free State Stars striker Richard Henyekane is underway at Mitta Seperepere Convention Centre in Kimberley in the Northern Cape.


139 more fatalities were recorded during Easter 2015.
Road deaths increase during Easter 2015

Wednesday 8 April 2015 20:41

The 2015 Easter road death toll has increased compared to previous years.


Three other people were seriously  injured in the accident and were taken to the Barberton Hospital.
Death toll in Mpumalanga taxi and truck crash rises

Wednesday 8 April 2015 06:00

The number of people killed in a collision between a truck and a taxi between Barberton and Badplaas in Mpumalanga has risen to eight.


The cause of the collision is not known.
Five die in Free State crash

Tuesday 7 April 2015 10:09

Five people died when their vehicle collided with a truck on the N5 near Bethlehem in the Free State on Tuesday morning, paramedics said.


Heavy traffic is expected on Limpopo routes on Sunday afternoon.
Limpopo sees fewer road fatalities than last year

Sunday 5 April 2015 12:45

Limpopo traffic authorities indicate that the number of road deaths is low compared to the same period in 2014.


Children having fun at Maselspoort resort in the Free State.
Inland resorts cash in amid Easter holidays

Sunday 5 April 2015 07:45

The sharp increase in the petrol price has had a positive effect on many inland resorts this Easter long weekend


A taxi and a bakkie have caught fire after impact in Mookgopong .
Limpopo crash death toll rises

Saturday 4 April 2015 11:31

One more person has died, bringing to fourteen the number of people who died in a crash on the N1 near Mookgopong in Limpopo on Friday.


Twenty-two people have died in accidents on Limpopo roads.
Fatigue suspected in deadly Limpopo crash

Saturday 4 April 2015 06:35

Limpopo traffic authorities suspect fatigue on the part of the taxi driver as the possible cause of the collision in which 13 people were killed on the N1 near Mookgopong on Friday.


20 passengers managed to survive the accident.
Two die as taxi plunges into river in Cape Town

Saturday 21 March 2015 14:24

Cape Town police divers backed by Fire and Rescue teams have recovered the bodies of two taxi passengers, a man and a woman, from the city's Liesbeek River.


Collins Chabane and his bodyguards were killed in a car crash on the N1 near Polokwane on Sunday morning.
Reducing blue lights speed not linked to Chabane’s death: ANC

Thursday 19 March 2015 10:31

ANC Limpopo says the decision to limit the speed of blue light vehicles carrying dignitaries is not linked to late Public Service Minister Collins Chabane‘s death.


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