DNA to Identify South African Children Killed in Taxi Crash
It will take one week for DNA tests to identify the 18 children who were "burnt beyond recognition" when the minibus that was transporting them and a truck collided, Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi says.
News24Wire, 24 April 2017
It would take a week to get the results of DNA tests done on the 18 pupils killed in a minibus taxi crash in Mpumalanga, Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi said on Monday. Read more »
The wreckage of the minibus and a truck that collided on the R25 between Verena in Mpumalanga and Bronkhorstspruit. Twenty people, 18 of them schoolchildren, were killed.
Govt of SA, 21 April 2017
President Jacob Zuma has expressed deep sadness and shock on the passing on of twenty pupils this afternoon during a horrific minibus taxi accident in Bronkhorstspruit, outside… Read more »
News24Wire, 21 April 2017
Pupils in Friday's horror taxi crash were burnt beyond recognition when the vehicle they were travelling in collided with a truck on the R25 in Wolvenkop, Mpumalanga, Tshwane… Read more »