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Head-on collisions – ten injured

On Wednesday, 4 December at approximately 12:35, four people sustained minor injuries and one was left seriously injured after being involved in an accident...

Accident on Mark– and Hansen Street

The information regarding the following accidents was provided by Mr Anton Nortje, head of the Mkhondo Emergency Services. For more information, he can be...

N2 claims four lives

Four killed in an accident on the N2 between Mkhondo and Ermelo. On Saturday, 25 May 2019, at around 19:00, a head-on collision between...

2 Lives claimed during the Easter Weekend

Local accidents claim the lives of two during the Easter Weekend. The accidents reported below were given through to Excelsior News by Mr Anton...

Emergency personnel responded to four accidents

From Saturday, 30 March until Saturday, 6 April, emergency personnel of the Mkhondo Fire and Rescue Unit responded to four accidents in which one...

Accident report – One dead and 31 injured in only two...

Various accidents from Tuesday, 19 February until Sunday, 3 March, led to the death of one person and left 31 others injured. The below...

Traffic circles – What are the rules?

A traffic circle is classified as large when it has a minimum diameter of about 16 metres and a 1,5 – to 2 metre...

Another hazardous chemical truck accident on the Pongola road

During 2018, the Excelsior News reported on five separate events where foreign heavy motor vehicles, transporting hazardous chemicals, were involved in accidents on the...

Six accidents reported

A total of six accidents were reported to the Mkhondo Fire and Rescue Unit from Friday, 2 November until Saturday, 10 November. Two of...

Reckless driving 2-13 October 2018

Reckless driving is a major contributor towards accidents and the public are being urged to drive responsibly and stay within in the legal speed...

Acid spillage on N2 a regular occurrence

Friday, 24 August, marked the fifth Acid spillage accident in a three month period in which foreign heavy motor vehicles, which transport hazardous chemicals,...

Accidents 1 – 6 August 2018

The undermentioned accidents occurred between 1 – 6 August, on roads surrounding Mkhondo, as supplied by the Mkhondo Fire and Rescue Unit. 1 August,...

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