The increasing spate of daily tragic accident, occurring in different cities in South Africa should warrant a declaration of a State of emergency in the transport sector by the government.

In KwaNdengezi‚ near Mariannhill‚ 28 people sustained minor to moderate injuries when two mini-bus taxis collided.

In a separate accident‚ 20 commuters had minor injuries when two mini-bus taxis crashed at the intersection of Chris Hani Road and Acutt Avenue near Briardene.

Rescue Care’s Garrith Jamieson said there were no critical or serious injuries in the KwaNdengezi crash. Although those  victims are been attended to with the urgency that their situation demands.