MEC Radzilani confirms that amongst 13 people perished on R521 are teachers

LOCAL NEWS

By Staff Reporter

POLOKWANE-Limpopo MEC for Transport and Community Safety, Florence Radzilani has sent messages of condolences to the bereaved families of the 13 people who perished during the accident that occurred at R521 road next to Enkelbosch farm, in Capricorn District today, Tuesday, 28 May 2024, around 05h50am.

It is now confirmed that 13 people have perished on the scene, – two drivers and eleven passengers from a Toyota Minibus.

According to reports, a Hyundai Heavy motor vehicle, collided head-on with an oncoming Toyota Minibus.

The MEC has engaged   with the bereaved families, who had come to the scene, and she relayed messages of condolences on behalf of the Provincial Government.

She has called on all motorists to take extra precautions as they travel, especially during early hours of the morning.

Lack of clear visibility has been attributed as the possible cause of the accident, as it was reportedly misty, during the time of the accident.

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