A partial head-on collision between a taxi and another vehicle left nine school children injured this morning at around 08h15. Reports from the scene indicate that the two vehicles collided in front of the Regina school in Northdale Pietermaritzburg. Exact detail to the cause of the accident and preceding events will remain a subject for police comment.
Netcare 911 and other services arrived at the scene and found the roadway obstructed with accident debris and the twisted remains of the vehicles. After the injured were treated at the scene they transported them to various hospitals for the care that they required.