Ten people were injured in a multi-vehicle collision in Pietermaritzburg





A security guard was killed overnight while on duty at a dam in Chatsworth

May 13, 2024 | Of arriving alive

ALS paramedics were called to the scene just after 7 a.m. and discovered the male officer in his 30s had suffered a gunshot wound to the head. Unfortunately, paramedics were unable to do anything for him and he was pronounced dead at the scene. The time of the recording or the events leading up to it





Minister of Transport introduces four new SANRAL projects for communities in Limpopo

May 13, 2024 | Of arriving alive

Minister of Transport Sindisiwe Chikunga will present four community development projects, collectively worth R787 million, to stakeholders in the Sekhukhune and Mopani district municipalities, Limpopo province, on Sunday, May 12, 2024. The minister will also introduce the recently appointed contractors





UN Special Envoy Mission on Road Safety to South Africa

May 13, 2024 | Of arriving alive

The United Nations Secretary-General’s Special Envoy for Road Safety, Jean Todt, will visit South Africa from 13 to 15 May 2024 to support road safety initiatives of national and local authorities. In particular, the Special Envoy will launch in partnership the UN Global Campaign for Road Safety





Fallen woman rescued with quick mountain escape

May 13, 2024 | Of arriving alive

A small Wilderness Search And Rescue WSAR Western Cape team aboard the Western Cape Department of Health & Wellness EMS/Air Mercy Service (AMS) rescue helicopter was flown to Montagu late on Saturday, after a trail runner fell while descending a steep part of the mountain. Cogmanskloof Trail. The





Successful rhesus reported in Tongaat

May 12, 2024 | Of arriving alive

On Sunday afternoon, IPSS Medical Rescue responded to calls for help after a man driving through Tongaat experienced chest pain and difficulty breathing. Upon arrival of IPSS Medical and CERT volunteers, the man was found to have collapsed and CPR was immediately initiated. Of





Multiple deaths recorded in new update on George construction site collapse

May 12, 2024 | Of arriving alive

Seven days after rescue and recovery efforts at the site of the collapsed building at 75 Victoria Street, operations are still ongoing. As of 3:00 PM on May 12, 2024, the 145th hour of the operation, the confirmed statistics are as follows: – Total number of estimated persons on scene during the incident:





A crash involving multiple vehicles left one person trapped and several others injured.

May 12, 2024 | Of arriving alive

Midlands EMS crews were dispatched to the R617 before Mphophomeni for a multi-vehicle accident. Upon arrival it turned out that several vehicles were involved in a collision. One person was in critical condition and trapped in a vehicle, requiring advanced life support treatment and specialist rescue





One person has been trapped and several others injured in a multi-vehicle crash on the R617 before Mphophomeni

May 12, 2024 | Of arriving alive

A crash involving multiple vehicles left one person trapped and several others injured. Midlands EMS crews were dispatched to the R617 before Mphophomeni for a multi-vehicle accident. Upon arrival it turned out that several vehicles were involved in a collision. One person was in critical condition and





Two minors injured after vehicle rollover in Inanda

May 12, 2024 | Of arriving alive

Two minors were hospitalized after the vehicle they were traveling in overturned on Inanda Road in Inanda – KZN. Members of Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) arrived on the scene and discovered a white Ford Ranger double cab lying on its side in a ditch next to the road. The driver informed Response