In a tragic start to the week, seven people died and 13 others were injured on Monday morning [October 26] when a minibus and a car were involved in a head-on collision.

According to Maxine Jordaan, spokesperson for the City of Cape Town’s Traffic Department, Melkbosstrand Road is closed in both direction between the N7 and the Mamre road exit.

Melkbosstrand M19,
8 people were killed and several others seriously injured.

Shortly after 07:40 our…

Posted by Titanium Securitas onĀ Monday, October 26, 2020

It is believed that there was a head-on collision between a Toyota Quantum minibus and a sedan. A total of 13 others have sustained multiple injuries as a result of the accident, and all role-players are reportedly on scene.

“The cause of the accident is under investigation by the South African Police Service,” she added.

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Lucinda Dordley

Lucinda is a hard news writer who occasionally dabbles in lifestyle writing, and recent journalism graduate. She is a proud intersectional feminist, and is passionate about actively creating a world which is free of discrimination and inequality.