One killed and 13 injured in Madadeni taxi crash

Thirteen people were injured and one killed in a taxi rollover in Madadeni Section 3, KwaZulu Natal.

Shortly before after 7:30 pm paramedics arrived on the scene where they found the taxi and its passengers lying across a small road.

Paramedics found thirteen people with various injuries. It is believed that majority of them were flung out of the taxi as it overturned. A man sustained fatal injuries and was declared dead on the scene.

All of the patients were transported to Madadeni Provincial Hospital.

The exact cause of this incident is not yet known. Local authorities attended the incident.

Werner Vermaak

ER24 Spokesperson