Deputy Minister of Transport loses six family members on N11, outside Ladysmith

On Sunday night, 17 July 2022, a horrific head-on collision on the N11, just outside Ladysmith, has…

17 people, including one baby, died following two collisions

The KwaZulu-Natal Department of Transport stated that the crash, involving three vehicles, occurred just after 6 pm.

Security guard shot outside pump station in Estcourt

A security guard at the Forderville Pump Station in Estcourt was shot and killed during the early hours…

Two men stoned to death with cement blocks in Madadeni, KZN

Newcastle SAPS Spokesperson, Lizzy Arumugam explained that the grisly discovery was made at 2 am on Wednesday…

GRAPHIC: Man’s charred body found trapped on Osizweni power station

To the surprise of Osizweni, KwaZulu-Natal residents, on 1 July 2022, a man's charred remains were found on live…

Missing Priest found dead near Bergville Dam, KwaZulu-Natal

The search for the missing Catholic Priest, Father Bheki Joseph Monamoholo Motloung has come to a tragic end.

Body found floating in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal’s CBD

A grisly discovery was made in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal's CBD on Sunday, 3 June 2022, according to Newcastle…

Three injured and one dead in collision at Junction Bypass in Vryheid

One person is dead, and three are injured. This follows a horrific incident at the Junction…

Five dead on R34, following a head-on collision between car and bakkie

Following a horrific head-on collision on the R34 Melmoth Road, five people died on Sunday night, 26 June…

Bloodriver Crossing collision between bus and car sees one dead and four injured

A horrific wreckage between a bus and a car on Wednesday morning, 22 June 2022, has…

Police line-up sees Madadeni murderer behind bars

The wheels of justice are finally in motion, following the tragic passing of Minenhle Matthews, who…

Five people injured and one dead, following multiple collisions on R34

Five people were injured and one person killed in two collisions along the R34 on Thursday, 16 June 2022.

Local hospital searches for deceased patients’ families and friends, can you help?

The Madadeni Regional Hospital is urgently seeking assistance from the community, following the deaths of two of its…

Another woman’s decomposing body found along riverbank in Dannhauser

The grisly discovery of a woman’s decomposing body has sent shockwaves through the small community of Dannhauser,…

Man dies while trying to escape with stolen chocolate

Maybe the adrenaline rush was just too much for a man you recently dropped dead while…

Two dead after truck smashes into construction workers on Majuba Pass

Two people have died, and two were left injured, following a horrific collision on the Amajuba…

Body discovered in field on Albert Wessels Drive, Newcastle

A body was discovered early on Thursday morning, 19 May 2022, in an open field on Albert…

Truck, bus and bakkie collide on N11, Newcastle

According to the spokesperson for KwaZulu Private Ambulance, Craig Botha the collision between a truck, bus and bakkie occurred…

Man drops dead on Kirkland Street, Newcastle

People travelling along Kirkland Street on Monday afternoon, 9 May 2022, were exposed to a deceased man…

Four dead, two seriously injured, in collision on N2

Four people died on Wednesday morning, 4 May 2022, following a collision on the N2 at Kwabonambi, 29km outside of Empangeni.

Major collision at Blood River Crossing sees vehicle in flames

KwaZulu Private Ambulance responded to a major collision at the Blood River Crossing at around 7 pm…

Five dead and seven critical following two major collisions in Northern KZN

Paramedics worked against time following two major collisions that left five people dead and seven others…

Person shot in Newcastle following resurgence of taxi violence

Taxi violence is yet again surfacing in Newcastle following the brutal slaying of a local taxi association…

Two bullet-ridden bodies dumped in Osizweni, police searching for suspects

The bodies of two people riddled with bullets were discovered in Osizweni, Northern KwaZulu-Natal, on Wednesday…

Woman dies outside Allen Street petrol station. Do you know her?

According to Arumugam, on 16 March 2022, at approximately 7.50 pm, a woman believed to be 25 years…

Eight security guards arrested in Newcastle for taxi violence

Taxi violence erupted at Theku Plaza, Madadeni, on 28 January 2022. Gunshots rang through the air, leaving people…

Man fatally wounded outside Estcourt during a shootout with police

A shootout between police officers and would-be thieves on Saturday night, 15 January 2022, has resulted in…

Motorist dies on N11, after a head-on collision with bus

"Travelling on the N11, near Waterside Wimpy outside Newcastle, the motorist was driving along the road…

Devastating Fire displaces 270 people in Clairwood Industrial area

The incident occurred early morning, with disaster management teams dispatched at 4.20 a.m. to respond to…

3 die in a head-on collision between near Waterval turn-off

"Three people were killed in a head-on collision on Saturday afternoon, October 23, 2021, near the Waterval…

8 adults and 1 baby die in N3 bus crash, near Tugela River

"On 12 October 2021, a bus crashed off the roadway on the N3, near the Tugela…

Wanted: Police search for two men, following local teenager’s death

"Newcastle SAPS explains that the teenager’s lifeless body was found on 17 September 2021 at approximately 3 pm."

Paramedics shot while saving lives, peers give comment

"On Sunday night, 3 September 2021, two paramedics were shot in the Mabhanoyini area near Estcourt while…

Man stabbed to death in Riverside Industrial, Newcastle

"A man was brutally stabbed to death in Macadam Street, Riverside Industrial, in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal."

11 dead, following multiple vehicle pile-up on R612

"Tragically, eleven people lost their lives on Thursday morning, 2 September 2021, after a horrific collision on…

Investigations following man’s sudden death on Kirkland Street, Newcastle KZN

"Early this Monday morning, 23 August 2021, while walking down Kirkland Street in Newcastle, KwaZulu-Natal, according to…

69 people injured and four fatalities on KZN roads this weekend

"Due to the inclement conditions, the cold front saw KZN CoGTA place disaster management teams on…

Truck flips and burns out on Memel Road heading for Newcastle

"Sadly, this morning two people lost their lives on the R34 (Memel Road), heading towards Newcastle,…

Police officer dies on N11, after suspects jump roadblock

"In the early hours of Monday morning, 19 July 2021, a police officer passed away due…

Monday carnage sees six dead and 21 injured, following three collisions in KZN

"Emergency Medical Services found themselves racing against time on Monday, 5 July 2021, responding to three…

Vrede man, Henk Beukes, dies after being assaulted by two men and home torched

"A 62-year-old man rescued from a house fire in Vrede, Free State, on Sunday, 27 June…

KZN woman dies while waiting in COVID-19 vaccine queue

"Sadly, a 63-year-old woman passed away while waiting in line for the Covid-19 vaccine at the…

DNA testing required to identify deceased in horror crash

"KwaZulu-Natal MEC for Transport, Community Safety and Liaison, Neliswa Peggy Nkonyeni, has called on motorists to…

Report on Utrecht Farmer, Walter Lawrence Nelson’s death, and two friends share stories

"On Tuesday, 8 June 2021, Walter Lawrence Nelson, a well-known figure within the Newcastle and Utrecht…

Vehicle overturns on Utrecht Road, leaving one dead

"On Monday evening, 25 May 2021, emergency personnel responded to reports of a collision on the…