According to ER24 about Thirteen people were killed in a head-on collision between a bus and a minibus taxi on the N1 about 10km from Worcester early yesterday morning the 24th of Dec, Western Cape paramedics said.

Shortly before 5am, paramedics from ER24, Metro Emergency Services, and other local services arrived on the scene where they found most of the occupants trapped inside the mangled taxi, ER24 spokesman Werner Vermaak said.