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Three injured in KwaMashu truck collision

Three injured in KwaMashu truck collision

Three people sustained moderate injuries when a truck and a Toyota Fortuner collided with each other on the M25 in KwaMashu. Shortly after 1pm, paramedics from ER24 came across the collision. Three occupants from the truck were found with minor lacerations and possible spinal and soft tissue injuries. The occupants […]

Police uncovers large abalone processing facility in Grassy Park

Police uncovers large abalone processing facility in Grassy Park

Yesterday morning the Cape Town K9 Unit received information of alleged illegal abalone activity and proceeded to search a residence in Pelican Heights, Grassy Park. At about 10:00 they entered the house in Osprey Street where they uncovered a fully operational abalone processing facility on the ground level. A drying […]

AARTO and its effect on fleet owners and operators

AARTO and its effect on fleet owners and operators

For the last 18 years, the Administrative Adjudication of Road Traffic Offences Act, 1998 (AARTO) points demerit system has been delayed due to various reasons, including a pending feasibility study and assessment of technological requirements. In April 2016, Chief Operating Officer of the Road Traffic Infringement Agency (RTIA) Thabo Tsholetane […]

13 Injured when loose truck tyre comes off and collides with minibus taxi, Centurion

13 Injured when loose truck tyre comes off and collides with minibus taxi, Centurion

In the early hours of this morning EMER-G-MED’s M05, V02, A07 and A08 were dispatched to reports of a mass casualty incident on the corners of Old Johannesburg Road and Lenchen Road, in Centurion. It’s believed that a truck’s tyre came off and collided with the taxi, leaving the taxi […]

Crash scene after horror truck crash at Fields Hill in Pinetown

KZN Transport MEC welcomes intentions of NPA to prosecute owner of truck in Fields Hill Crash

The KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Transport, Community Safety and Liaison, Mr. Mxolisi Kaunda, has noted and welcomed the bold intentions by the National Prosecuting Authority (NPA) to charge the owner of a truck company that was involved in the deadly Fields Hill (M13) accident, which killed 24 people on the 5th […]