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

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Seventeen people were injured in a taxi crash in Isipingo on Monday morning, paramedics said.

Netcare 911 spokesman Chris Botha said the accident happened on the M35 near the power station in Isipingo, Durban at around 7am.

“Reports from the scene indicate that the taxi veered off the roadway, ramped up the pavement and then went down an embankment before colliding into a tree.”

One person was seriously injured while sixteen others escaped with minor injuries. - Sapa