Four people, including a child, were killed after a bus collided head-on with a vehicle on the M17 highway in Soshanguve, Pretoria, on Friday morning. The collision happened near the M17 and Ruth First Road intersection, said Tshwane emergency services spokesperson Charles Mabaso. One male patient from the first vehicle sustained critical injuries and was extricated using the jaws of life from the light motor vehicle which was lodged under the bus.
Two men, a woman, and a child died at the scene. One other male patient from the second motor vehicle involved in the crash was also certified dead on the scene. The bus was not carrying any passengers at the time of the accident and the driver was unharmed>chaosafrica