Accidents

Fire victim recalls ordeal

1 month - 24 May 2018 | Accidents

A night out socialising with friends escalated into tragedy for Laurencia Dausas (32) whose shack was burnt down allegedly by her ex-boyfriend and resulted in the death of her friend Elrizza Byl (28) on 6...

Amended traffic laws aimed at improving road safety ...

7 months ago - 08 December 2017 | Accidents

Otis Finck The laws have changed with regard to the enforcement of admission of guilt fines for the violation of a number of Road Traffic and Transport Regulations. “Due to the absence of fines,...

Train accident victim passes away

9 months ago - 28 September 2017 | Accidents

Otis Finck The man who was injured when a train hit his vehicle has died in hospital. Erongo deputy police commissioner Erastus Iikuyu confirmed that Hindjou Ignatius Jazikama (37), who was admitted at...

Trapped driver freed from wreck

10 months ago - 31 August 2017 | Accidents

Otis Finck The driver of a bakkie sustained serious injuries and escaped with his life after his vehicle crashed into a bus. Fire fighters and emergency services personnel struggled for approximately half an...

Reckless driver charged with culpable homicide

1 year - 01 June 2017 | Accidents

Adolf KaureThe Erongo crime investigations coordinator, deputy commissioner Erastus Iikuyu, has warned that reckless drivers put their lives and the lives of other in danger.This stern warning was issued in a telephonic interview with Erongo...

Long weekend marred by reckless driving

1 year - 20 April 2017 | Accidents

Adolf Kaure Several cases of negligent and reckless driving was reported during the Easter long weekend, resulting in two deaths and many sustained injuries....

Oorskot van jong man gevind

1 year - 16 March 2017 | Accidents

Soekgeselskappe van Omaruru se volharding op die rivieroewers het uiteindelik ‘n mate van berusting gebring toe die lyk van die 19-jarige Lionel Tjipundi Maandagoggend 35...

Off-road driving do’s and dont's

1 year - 28 December 2016 | Accidents

Otis FinckThe public should take note that a permit is required for off-road or dune excursions by quad bikes or four-wheel drive vehicles.Permits and identifying...

Vierde vragmotor slaan om

2 years ago - 21 July 2016 | Accidents

Nóg ’n vragmotor het verlede week by die verkeersirkel buite Swakopmund gerol. Dít is die vierde vragmotor wat oor die afgelope jaar by dieselfde verkeersirkel...

Safer roads for Erongo

2 years ago - 12 May 2016 | Accidents

The Erongo Regional Road Safety Forum (ERRSF) held their first official meeting for the year where they reported on the progress of the forum and...