An accident involving a taxi that hit the metal road barrier on the N3 freeway northbound, between Gillooly’s interchange and Linksfield off ramp to Bedfordview, claimed the lives to two passengers on Monday, November 16.
“A Toyota Siyaya taxi with 16 passengers, driving inclusive landed on its side after the crash. Two adults from passengers declared dead as a result of injuries sustained. Rescue team busy with extrication. Freeway partially closed for traffic,” said Ekurhuleni emergency spokesperson William Ntladi.
Investigations into the cause of the crash are ongoing.