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A trip to work disrupted

Approximately 15 commuters were injured when their taxi overturned on the M13 in Pinetown, KwaZulu-Natal earlier this morning. ER24 paramedics arrived on scene to treat the 15 commuters for injuries ranging from minor to serious.  Some patients were suspected to have sustained spinal injuries while others had soft tissue injuries. One patient with serious injuries was…

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Woman knocked down and dies

A female pedestrian in her thirties died when she was knocked down by a light motor vehicle on the M19 in Pinetown this afternoon. The pedestrian was trying to cross the highway on a blind pass between Otto Volek and Blair Atholl roads when she was hit. Upon examination, ER24 paramedics discovered that she sustained…


Collision leaves man dead

A man has been found dead early this morning after the vehicle he was driving in hit a pole and  overturned before rolling down an embankment on Otto Volek road, Pinetown. ER24 paramedics were dispatched to the scene at 06h30 this morning, where they discovered the vehicle lying on its roof. Upon examination of the scene,…