Taxis col­lide, killing woman

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A WOMAN was killed and 24 four oth­ers were in­jured in a col­li­sion be­tween two taxis on the R55 in Olieven­hout­bosch, Cen­tu­rion, yes­ter­day, ER24 paramedics said. Spokesper­son Rus­sel Meir­ing said paramedics dis­cov­ered the body of a woman ly­ing in­side one of the taxis. “Un­for­tu­nately, the woman had suc­cumbed to her in­juries. Noth­ing could be done for her and she was de­clared dead on the scene.” He said 24 peo­ple were in­jured. “The pa­tients were treated for their in­juries and the crit­i­cally in­jured pro­vided with ad­vanced life-sup­port in­ter­ven­tions,” Meir­ing said. The pa­tients were trans­ported to hos­pi­tals. – ANA

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