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News 24 South Africa
Man dies in KZN tractor accidentLizeka Tandwa, News24 Johannesburg – A man was killed when he fell off a tract
Man dies in KZN tractor accident
News 24 South Africa / Posted 16 hours ago
Lizeka Tandwa, News24 Johannesburg – A man was killed when he fell off a tractor and it rolled over him in Braemar, KwaZulu-Natal, on Wednesday, paramedics said. He died before paramedics arrived on the scene, in a valley in a remote part of the... Read more
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iol.co.za
Heroes award for Durban teenDurban - A KwaZulu-Natal girl will receive a medal for bravery at her school as
Heroes award for Durban teen
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
Durban - A KwaZulu-Natal girl will receive a medal for bravery at her school assembly after putting her own life on the line to rescue her 6-year-old sister from drowning. The near tragedy unfolded at Pelican Island, Richards Bay, at the weekend... Read more
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iol.co.za
Gran rescued from bee attackDurban - Two heroes put their lives on the line in separate incidents this week
Gran rescued from bee attack
iol.co.za / Posted 4 days ago
Durban - Two heroes put their lives on the line in separate incidents this weekend to rescue their loved ones. In Amanzimtoti, a man went to his grandmother’s rescue when a swarm of bees stung her all over her body while they were walking past a... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
One Killed in KZN CollisionBy Jeanette Chabalala, News24 A man was killed and four others injured during
One Killed in KZN Collision
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
By Jeanette Chabalala, News24 A man was killed and four others injured during a collision on the N2 in Amanzimtoti, south of Durban, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said on Sunday. The incident happened at 21:15 on the N2 south opposite Kuswag High... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Man shot, wounded outside KZN hospitalDurban - A man was shot and wounded outside a hospital in Amanzimtoti, south of
Man shot, wounded outside KZN hospital
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
Durban - A man was shot and wounded outside a hospital in Amanzimtoti, south of Durban, on Friday night. Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha said a paramedic was on his way to work when he noticed three men trying to pull a man out of a car. The... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Drunk drivers slammed after two cyclists killedHe was speaking after two cyclists were killed when a 33-year-old ploughed into
Drunk drivers slammed after two cyclists killed
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 5 days ago
He was speaking after two cyclists were killed when a 33-year-old ploughed into them shortly after 5am yesterday. The two were part of a 40-strong training group riding along the M4 freeway in Durban, when the driver of a black VW Golf GTI crashed... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
One killed in KZN collisionJeanette Chabalala, News24 Horror crash in KZN. (Supplied) Durban – A man was
One killed in KZN collision
News 24 South Africa / Posted 5 days ago
Jeanette Chabalala, News24 Horror crash in KZN. (Supplied) Durban – A man was killed and four others injured during a collision on the N2 in Amanzimtoti, south of Durban, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said on Sunday. The incident happened at 21:15 on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Granny Survives 'Thousands' of Bee StingsAn elderly Amanzimtoti woman has survived a frenzied attack by a swarm of bees
Granny Survives 'Thousands' of Bee Stings
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
An elderly Amanzimtoti woman has survived a frenzied attack by a swarm of bees in which she was stung "thousands" of times, says Netcare 911's Chris Botha, himself a bee farmer. Botha said he'd received a call in the afternoon from a man in the... Read more
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iafrica.com
Granny survives thousands of stingsAn Amanzimtoti grandmother is recovering after she sustained "thousands" of bee
Granny survives thousands of stings
iafrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
An Amanzimtoti grandmother is recovering after she sustained "thousands" of bee stings. Netcare 911's Chris Botha said he received a call from a Doonside man, saying that a swarm of bees had attacked people at their home. Botha said that he farmed... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Granny survives 'thousands' of bee stingsLizeka Tandwa, News24 The face of the woman after the bee attack. (Chris Botha
Granny survives 'thousands' of bee stings
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
Lizeka Tandwa, News24 The face of the woman after the bee attack. (Chris Botha, Netcare 911) Johannesburg - An elderly Amanzimtoti woman has survived a frenzied attack by a swarm of bees in which she was stung "thousands" of times, says Netcare... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Heroic girl in hospital after saving little sister from drowningCape Town - A young girl is in hospital after she managed to save her 6-year-ol
Heroic girl in hospital after saving little sister from drowning
News 24 South Africa / Posted 6 days ago
Cape Town - A young girl is in hospital after she managed to save her 6-year-old sister from drowning in the surf at Richards Bay on Saturday morning. Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha in a statement said the 12-year-old heroic girl was in a... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Body recovered after hiker falls from Lion's HeadPolice spokesperson Constable Noloyiso Rwexana said an inquest has been opened.
Body recovered after hiker falls from Lion's Head
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 7 days ago
Police spokesperson Constable Noloyiso Rwexana said an inquest has been opened. “According to the information, last night at about 21:00 a man fell while hiking… and was fatally injured,” she confirmed. Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Body found after man falls from Lion's HeadTammy Petersen, News24 (Supplied Netcare911) Cape Town - The body of a 26-yea
Body found after man falls from Lion's Head
News 24 South Africa / Posted 7 days ago
Tammy Petersen, News24 (Supplied Netcare911) Cape Town - The body of a 26-year-old man was found in the early hours of this morning after he fell from the mountain while hiking on Lion’s Head on Friday. Police spokesperson Constable Noloyiso... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Man Shot and Wounded Outside KZN HospitalA man was shot and wounded outside a hospital in Amanzimtoti, south of Durban,
Man Shot and Wounded Outside KZN Hospital
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
A man was shot and wounded outside a hospital in Amanzimtoti, south of Durban, on Friday night. Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha said a paramedic was on his way to work when he noticed three men trying to pull a man out of a car. The paramedic was... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
KZN Man Injured in Freak Accident On N2A man was injured in a freak accident on the N2 towards Umhlanga on Sunday. He
KZN Man Injured in Freak Accident On N2
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
A man was injured in a freak accident on the N2 towards Umhlanga on Sunday. He and his family were driving on the north bound carriage way when a bakkie, travelling in the opposite direction, lost its wheel, which then landed on the man's vehicle,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
14 Injured in Amazimtoti Head-On CollisionFourteen people were injured in a head-on collision between a car and a taxi on
14 Injured in Amazimtoti Head-On Collision
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
Fourteen people were injured in a head-on collision between a car and a taxi on the M37 in Amanzimtoti on Saturday morning, paramedics said. "Paramedics arrived at the scene and found the crumpled remains of the car in the middle of the intersection... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
KZN man injured in freak accident on N2Naledi Shange, News24 Durban - A man was injured in a freak accident on the N2
KZN man injured in freak accident on N2
News 24 South Africa / Posted 12 days ago
Naledi Shange, News24 Durban - A man was injured in a freak accident on the N2 towards Umhlanga on Sunday. He and his family were driving on the north bound carriage way when a bakkie, travelling in the opposite direction, lost its wheel, which... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Girl Killed After Bakkie Hit From BehindA seven-year-old girl who was seated at the back of a bakkie was killed when th
Girl Killed After Bakkie Hit From Behind
AllAfrica.com / Posted 13 days ago
A seven-year-old girl who was seated at the back of a bakkie was killed when their vehicle was rear-ended by another car on Saturday evening in KwaZulu-Natal , said paramedics. The incident happened on the N2 South near the Higginson Highway, said... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Girl killed after bakkie hit from behindNaledi Shange, News24 Durban - A seven-year-old girl who was seated at the bac
Girl killed after bakkie hit from behind
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
Naledi Shange, News24 Durban - A seven-year-old girl who was seated at the back of a bakkie was killed when their vehicle was rear-ended by another car on Saturday evening in KwaZulu-Natal , said paramedics. The incident happened on the N2 South... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
14 injured in Amazimtoti head on collisionAmanzimtoti - Fourteen people were injured in a head-on collision between a car
14 injured in Amazimtoti head on collision
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
Amanzimtoti - Fourteen people were injured in a head-on collision between a car and a taxi on the M37 in Amanzimtoti on Saturday morning, paramedics said. "Paramedics arrived at the scene and found the crumpled remains of the car in the middle of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
17 hurt in Durban taxi crashThulani Gqirana, News24 Durban - Seventeen people were injured in a taxi accid
17 hurt in Durban taxi crash
News 24 South Africa / Posted 13 days ago
Thulani Gqirana, News24 Durban - Seventeen people were injured in a taxi accident in Durban on New Year's day, paramedics said on Friday. Three people were critically injured while fourteen sustained serious to minor injuries on the N3, near... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Man hit by several vehicles killed on Durban highwayGenevieve Quintal, News24 Durban - A man was killed when he was hit by several
Man hit by several vehicles killed on Durban highway
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
Genevieve Quintal, News24 Durban - A man was killed when he was hit by several vehicles on the N2 highway at the Chatsworth off ramp in Durban, paramedics said. The man was trying to run across the highway on Saturday morning when he was hit,... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Woman seriously injured when car overturns on KZN highway(Supplied Netcare911) Sezela - A woman was seriously injured when her car over
Woman seriously injured when car overturns on KZN highway
News 24 South Africa / Posted 14 days ago
(Supplied Netcare911) Sezela - A woman was seriously injured when her car overturned on the N2 in Sezela on the KwaZulu-Natal south coast on Saturday morning, paramedics said. "Paramedics arrived at the scene and found the crumpled remains of the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Child, Man Killed, Scores Injured in Joburg CrashBy Genevieve Quintal, News24 A child and a man were killed while scores more -
Child, Man Killed, Scores Injured in Joburg Crash
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
By Genevieve Quintal, News24 A child and a man were killed while scores more - including school children - were injured when two cars collided in Johannesburg on Tuesday, paramedics said. "Reports from the scene... indicate that those injured were... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Children, Driver Stung as Bees Swarm Into TaxiBy Genevieve Quintal, News24 Eight children, aged between five and seven, and
Children, Driver Stung as Bees Swarm Into Taxi
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
By Genevieve Quintal, News24 Eight children, aged between five and seven, and a taxi driver were stung by a swarm of bees in Benoni, east of Johannesburg on Tuesday, paramedics said. "Reports from the scene indicate that [the taxi]... was traveling... Read more
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iafrica.com
Runaway tractor hits two womenTwo Durban women were injured on Tuesday when they were hit by a runaway tracto
Runaway tractor hits two women
iafrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Two Durban women were injured on Tuesday when they were hit by a runaway tractor. According to paramedics, the two women were walking along Lello Road in Assagay on the outskirts of Durban when they passed the unattended tractor. "The [women] did... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
8 kids, driver stung as bees swarm into taxiGenevieve Quintal, News24 (Julian Stratenschulte, AP, dpa) Johannesburg - Eig
8 kids, driver stung as bees swarm into taxi
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
Genevieve Quintal, News24 (Julian Stratenschulte, AP, dpa) Johannesburg - Eight children, aged between 5 and 7, and a taxi driver were stung by a swarm of bees in Benoni, east of Johannesburg on Tuesday, paramedics said. "Reports from the scene... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
UPDATE: Child, man killed, scores injured in Joburg crash(EMER-G-MED via Twitter) Johannesburg - A child and a man were killed while sc
UPDATE: Child, man killed, scores injured in Joburg crash
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
(EMER-G-MED via Twitter) Johannesburg - A child and a man were killed while scores more - including school children - were injured when two cars collided in Johannesburg on Tuesday, paramedics said. "Reports from the scene... indicate that those... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
8 kids, driver stung as bees swarm into taxi"Reports from the scene indicate that [the taxi]... was traveling along Jones R
8 kids, driver stung as bees swarm into taxi
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 17 days ago
"Reports from the scene indicate that [the taxi]... was traveling along Jones Road when a moving swarm of bees came through the windows and stung the children and the driver," Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said. Paramedics worked to stabilise... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Runaway tractor injures two womenGenevieve Quintal, News24 Durban - Two women were injured when a runaway tract
Runaway tractor injures two women
News 24 South Africa / Posted 17 days ago
Genevieve Quintal, News24 Durban - Two women were injured when a runaway tractor hit them in Assagay, on the outskirts of Durban, on Tuesday, paramedics said. "Reports from the scene indicate that the two farmworkers were walking along Lello Road... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Sailors Injured After Explosion on ShipParamedics had to fly on board a Port Net helicopter to reach two sailors who s
Sailors Injured After Explosion on Ship
AllAfrica.com / Posted 19 days ago
Paramedics had to fly on board a Port Net helicopter to reach two sailors who sustained severe burns after an explosion on a ship, paramedic services said. Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha on Sunday said paramedics flew out to a vessel about... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Sailors injured after explosion on shipKaveel Singh, News24 (Picture: Netcare 911) Durban – Paramedics had to fly on
Sailors injured after explosion on ship
News 24 South Africa / Posted 19 days ago
Kaveel Singh, News24 (Picture: Netcare 911) Durban – Paramedics had to fly on board a Port Net helicopter to reach two sailors who sustained severe burns after an explosion on a ship, paramedic services said. Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Child dies in 9th floor Durban apartment plunge(Supplied Netcare911) Durban - A child fell to his death from the ninth floor
Child dies in 9th floor Durban apartment plunge
News 24 South Africa / Posted 24 days ago
(Supplied Netcare911) Durban - A child fell to his death from the ninth floor of a building in Overport, Netcare 911 said on Tuesday. "A report from the scene indicates that the child was left in the flat while his father went to meet someone at... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
TV Thief Falls Off Cliff During Bicycle GetawayA suspected robber is in a critical condition after falling off a 25m cliff whi
TV Thief Falls Off Cliff During Bicycle Getaway
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
A suspected robber is in a critical condition after falling off a 25m cliff while riding a bicycle he was using to escape a house robbery on Monday. According to bystanders, the suspect was fleeing the scene of a suspected robbery in Winston Park on... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
TV thief plummets off cliff during bicycle getawayAn Oryx helicopter transports a suspected robber after he had fallen off a clif
TV thief plummets off cliff during bicycle getaway
News 24 South Africa / Posted 24 days ago
An Oryx helicopter transports a suspected robber after he had fallen off a cliff while attempting to flee the scene of a robbery. (Supplied, Netcare911) Durban - A suspected robber is in a critical condition after falling off a 25m cliff while... Read more
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iol.co.za
Robber on getaway bicycle falls off cliffDurban - Paramedics were called to Winston Park late Monday morning after a rob
Robber on getaway bicycle falls off cliff
iol.co.za / Posted 25 days ago
Durban - Paramedics were called to Winston Park late Monday morning after a robber on a bicycle, clutching a television, went over a cliff during his getaway. Police spokeswoman Lieutenant Nqobile Gwala said a 44-year-old woman and her family had... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Meyerton resident survives lightning strikeJohannesburg - A man was critically injured after he got struck by lightning in
Meyerton resident survives lightning strike
News 24 South Africa / Posted 28 days ago
Johannesburg - A man was critically injured after he got struck by lightning in Meyerton, south of Johannesburg, paramedics said. ER24 spokesperson Chitra Bodasing said paramedics and fire and rescue services found the man lying in a veld, several... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
One killed in Joburg taxi shootingMpho Raborife, News24 Johannesburg - A man was killed and another wounded when
One killed in Joburg taxi shooting
News 24 South Africa / Posted 28 days ago
Mpho Raborife, News24 Johannesburg - A man was killed and another wounded when they were shot at by two armed men near the Market Theatre in Newtown, central Johannesburg on Friday afternoon, Gauteng police said. There was conflicting information... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mpumalanga woman killed after being struck by lightningMpho Raborife, News24 (Supplied Netcare911) Johannesburg – A woman was killed
Mpumalanga woman killed after being struck by lightning
News 24 South Africa / Posted 29 days ago
Mpho Raborife, News24 (Supplied Netcare911) Johannesburg – A woman was killed after she was struck by lightning in the Mpumalanga Lowveld during a storm on Wednesday afternoon, paramedics said. The 30-year-old was working on a farm near the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Mom Watches Wall Collapse On DaughterBy Jeanette Chabalala, News24 A Free State woman watched in despair as a wall
Mom Watches Wall Collapse On Daughter
AllAfrica.com / Posted 29 days ago
By Jeanette Chabalala, News24 A Free State woman watched in despair as a wall fell on her daughter during strong winds on Wednesday afternoon. Another woman was killed in the accident on a horse farm in Douglas Valley, Bloemfontein. "There was a... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mom watches wall collapse on daughter"There was a major wind blowing and everyone moved to the wall to avoid the win
Mom watches wall collapse on daughter
News 24 South Africa / Posted 29 days ago
"There was a major wind blowing and everyone moved to the wall to avoid the wind, but I decided to hide under the tree," Linda Geldenhuys said. "While I was sitting under a tree, I saw the wall falling and I screamed at the top of my lungs for my... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Woman dies after wall collapses at Bloemfontein stable(Supplied Netcare911) Bloemfontein – A woman has died and another woman was cr
Woman dies after wall collapses at Bloemfontein stable
News 24 South Africa / Posted 30 days ago
(Supplied Netcare911) Bloemfontein – A woman has died and another woman was critically injured after being trapped under a collapsed wall in Douglas Valley. Spokesperson for Netcare 911, Chris Botha, said paramedics received the call on Wednesday... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Randburg hostage and robbery suspect beaten at crime sceneJohannesburg - A suspected robber caught at the scene of a crime on Wednesday a
Randburg hostage and robbery suspect beaten at crime scene
News 24 South Africa / Posted 30 days ago
Johannesburg - A suspected robber caught at the scene of a crime on Wednesday afternoon had to be treated by paramedics after he was beaten up. The incident happened in Randburg between 15:00 and 15:45. A Netcare 911 spokesperson said it was... Read more

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