Dec 4, 2022

Mawazo Writing Africa

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Schoolchildren injured after taxi crashes into pedestrians in Maritzburg

In an accident involving a minibus taxi with school children on Tuesday morning on the Dr. Chota Motala Road in Pietermaritzburg.

Paramedics discovered that around 7:00 a.m. a minibus taxi had collided with pedestrians and other vehicles.

The spokesman for the Mi7 National Ambulance Service Amil Umraw said 15 other patients, including school children, suffered minor to moderate injuries and were stabilized and treated at the scene before being transported to local hospitals.

“One patient died her injuries and was pronounced dead on the spot,” said Umraw.

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