NATIONAL NEWS: Six die in horror crash

Photo: Middelburg Observer

The accident happened at about 20:00 when a light delivery vehicle (bakkie) with a trailer, lost control on the wet road and hit an oncoming bus from Mozambique head on.

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The bakkie was driving in the direction of Middelburg and the bus in the direction of Nelspruit. There were 40 passengers in the bus. The bus has a Mozambican number plate, said the Middelburg Observer. 

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The Middelburg Observer reported that six passengers in the bakkie, which included three men, three women and a baby girl, were killed on impact. The driver and a passenger of the City Liner bus were taken to the Middelburg Provincial Hospital.

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