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22 Injured in bus collision near Tzaneen

Twenty-two people were injured this evening when two buses collided with each other on the R36 in Segopo Village outside Tzaneen.

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Shortly before 7pm paramedics from ER24 and Provincial Emergency Services arrived on the scene where they found two buses on the side of the road. Twenty-two people complained of minor injuries.

They were all assessed on the scene and later transported by various ambulances to Kgapane Provincial Hospital.

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It is understood that the buses were on their way back from a rally in Polokwane when the collision occurred. According to bystanders on the scene, the bus allegedly could not stop and collided into the back of a bus traveling in front of it.

The exact cause is not yet known.

Werner Vermaak, ER24 Spokesperson