SA records 189 crashes on Easter weekend, 235 deaths

Transport Minister Fikile Mbalula has confirmed 189 crashes were recorded over the Easter period, resulting in 235 deaths nationwide. He released the Easter traffic statistics on Thursday. Gauteng recorded 30 crashes and 36 fatalities. The Eastern Cape recorded 22 crashes and 27 fatalities. Free State recorded 8 crashes and 13 fatalities. Kwa-Zulu Natal recorded 42 […]

2 killed after Ekurhuleni City bus crashes into Boksburg Civic Centre

Two people have died after a City of Ekurhuleni bus crashed into the Boksburg Civic Centre on Tuesday. City of Ekurhuleni spokesperson Zweli Dlamini said that the bus knocked over two women before crashing into the Civic Centre and coming to rest. Dlamini said that the bus was empty and had not hit the local […]

Video: Man crashes rented Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon trying to impress a girl he liked

A Mercedes-Benz G-Wagon went through the most when it crashed, all in the name of love. A man crashed a rented G-Wagon he had reportedly rented to impress a woman. In the video, the red luxury SUV can be seen damaged by the roadside after crashing. According to, no life was lost from the […]

Ford Fiesta driver crashes into a Lamborghini and escapes – Video

It is one thing to explain to the insurance company how you crashed into a Lamborghini Aventador SV. But, it’s a scary thought trying to explain to the Lamborghini owner how you crashed into him. So, a Ford Fiesta driver thought it would be a great idea to make a run for it in the […]

50-year-old pilot dies after two-seater plane crashes

A light aircraft pilot died after his plane crashed in Kirkwood, the Eastern Cape, on Saturday. Andries Duffy, 50, was cropping orchards when his two-seater plane crashed. Police spokesperson Sergeant Majola Nkohli said: “Around 06:20, it is alleged that a pilot of a two-seater agricultural aircraft was busy cropping orchards in Kirkwood when his aircraft […]

7 people dead and five injured in KwaZulu-Natal crashes

Seven people have been killed, including a motorcyclist in an apparent hit-and-run, and five other people have been injured in two separate road accidents in the Ladysmith area in KwaZulu-Natal, paramedics said on Saturday. Six people were killed and five others were injured when a bakkie veered out of control and rolled on the S61 […]

3-month-old baby girl flies out of a Car after drunk driver crashes

A three-month-old baby girl flew out of a Toyota Corolla after a drunk driver collided head-on with a VW Polo in Ottawa near Verulam, while fleeing another collision on Sunday. The Corolla driver was apparently hired to transport three people from Inanda to Verulam. While on their way the driver apparently crashed into a Hyundai […]

Private helicopter crashes at Cape Town International Airport, no injuries reported

A private training helicopter has gone down at Cape Town International Airport. Officials said that no one was injured in the incident which occurred on Friday morning. Broader airport operations have not been affected. Spokesperson for Airports Company South Africa, Deidre Davids: “At approximately 10.30 this morning there was an incident involving a small helicopter. […]