Thirteen people were killed on Wednesday morning in a major crash on the R66 between Ulundi and Melmoth in KwaZulu-Natal.
It is understood that a taxi and a truck collided.
Breaking News: Thirteen people have been killed in a head-on crash between a minibus and a truck. The collision happened today +- 8am on R34 between Melmoth and Ulundi. Investigations underway to determine the cause of crash.
— Road Traffic Management Corporation (@TrafficRTMC) October 21, 2020
The collision happened today at 8am on R34 Between melmoth and Ulundi. However, the investigations underway to determine the cause of the crash accident, according to the Road Traffic Management in KZN.
But, the details were still unclear around the accident, but it was the latest deadly crash in KZN. More information will come out once the investigations are done to determine the cause of the crash.
Since start of lockdown in South Africa later on March, the record has declined for accidents on national road across the country. But, it was said most of these accidents happenes due to infouence of alcohol.
Most of SAns drive while are drinking alcohol, but in this case it is not yet reported for the cause of accident.