Tzaneen – In a recent incident on Wednesday morning, a Toyota Quantum operated by the Nwamitwa Taxi Association overturned on Deerpark road near Doornhoek Estate, Tzaneen.
The accident, occurring around 7 am, prompted a swift response from authorities.
Sergeant Maurice Nkhwashu of Tzaneen SAPS reported that the vehicle, en route from Thapane to Tzaneen CBD, was carrying 15 passengers.
All individuals, along with the driver, sustained serious injuries in the mishap. Immediate medical attention was provided as ambulances rushed them to the nearest hospitals.
The Tzaneen Police have initiated an investigation into the incident, focusing on reckless or negligent driving as a potential cause.
The community awaits further updates as authorities work to uncover the circumstances surrounding this unfortunate accident.