09 Subject: Brick truck crashes through wall after partial head-on collision with tow truck.Statement: At approximately 09h20 on Thursday morning 12 March 2009, Netcare 911 paramedics responded to reports of a very serious collision involving several vehicles on Douglas road near to the corner of Alexander road in Douglasdale in the Fourways area. Picture. Netcare 911

Ballito - A man was swept out to sea while swimming at Salmon Bay in Ballito, north of Durban, on Monday, paramedics said.

The 29-year-old-swimmer apparently hit a rip current and was swept out to sea, Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha said.

“His friends watched him disappear under the water,” Botha said.

Police were conducting a search.

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