Two learners killed on N4 accident

Two learners were killed early this morning in a crash involving three vehicles on the N4 between Vosman and Emalahleni.

Two mini-bus taxis and an articulated truck collided. Several other learners sustained injuries ranging from mild to moderate.

Two learners killed on N4 accident
Mini-bus taxi on side of the road.

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It is alleged that one of the mini-busses may have stopped or slowed down on the road while the truck was too close. The truck subsequently hit the taxi on the rear, and the taxi then smashed into the rear of the minibus that was in front. All vehicles were travelling in the same direction.

Two learners killed on N4 accident

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“The injured passengers have been transported to nearby health facilities for further medical attention. The cause of crash is not yet known, but the investigation is already underway,” spokesperson of Community Safety Mmoeti Mmusi said.

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