Accident near the ‘Crossing of Death’

This vehicle ended up on its side next to the road after the driver apparently lost controll over it. The accident took place late yesterday evening (29 October) at the Flora Gardens Bridge over the R57 in the direction of the so-called ‘Crossing of Death’.


This is how the biker’s shoulder looks after last night’s accident in Sonlandpark, when he tried to swerve our for a dog and hit a tree and lamppost. See original report in an earlier post on SedibengSter Facebook.

Accident on Barrage Road

The relevant authorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding an accident that took place on September 4 in Vanderbijlpark on Barrage Road near the big shopping complexes in the area.  Although the vehicles involved are badly damaged and paramedics were at the scene, it isn’t yet known if anyone was seriously injured. Photos: Shane Pretorius.

Accident on Spring Day

Two people have just been taken to hospital by ER24 after a collision on the corner of Fowler Street and Playfair Boulevard in Vanderbijlpark. The accident took place at approximately 10:45. Emfuleni Fire & Rescue as well as other emergency services are on the scene

Motorist seriously injured in rollover crash on R57

One person was seriously injured when the driver of a bakkie lost control over the vehicle on the R57 highway between Sasolburg and Vanderbijlpark on Thursday August 9. The patient was taken to hospital by a medical helicopter. Photo: Shane Pretorius/Amore Deyzel

Accident behind ArcellorMittal

The driver of this Volkswagen Golf apparently lost control of his car on the road behind ArcelorMittal in Vanderbijlpark on Saturday evening at about 21h30. The driver was taken to hospital by emergency staff of the  Provincial ambulance service. Photos: Amoré Deyzel

Know Your Towing Rights

Being stuck on the side of the road is an unpleasant and sometimes scary situation for anyone. This can be even worse if you are stuck because of a crash. The Automobile Association (AA) advises all motorists to be aware of their rights and in control of events in such a situation.

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