claims 24 lives
Tzaneen/ Limpopo – In a horrific accident, a bus and an overloaded minibus taxi crashed head-on on Monday 17 June, resulting in the death of 24 individuals.
The accident occurred on the R81 road near Maphalle in the Mopani district, Limpopo.
According to a press release by the Limpopo Department of Transport, the minibus transported youngster from Youth Day festivities.
Of the 25 passengers traveling in the minibus, 24 died on the scene. The three occupants of the bus and the sole survivor of the minibus have been hospitalised.
We extend our sincerest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased.