Bus death toll now 14



October 18, 2016
Bus death toll now 14

CHAOS: Paramedics on the scene outside Touws River

Ten adults and four children died after a long distance bus overturned on the N1 just outside Touws River on Sunday.

A horror bus crash on the N1 highway on Sunday morning has claimed another victim, bringing the death toll to 14.

A woman who was among the survivors of the crash near Touws River died in Tygerberg Hospital on Sunday night.

The bus driver and four children were among those killed, while 43 people were injured.

The DMJ Transport bus had been travelling from Joburg to Cape Town.

Paramedics and firefighters who responded to the crash at 2am on Sunday described a scene of carnage, with bodies sprawled across the N1 while others were trapped inside.

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