Accidents

One dead, three injured in B2 accident

1 week ago - 13 April 2021 | Accidents

Usakos A 31-year-old man died and three others sustained injuries in an accident that occurred on the B2 highway 10km from Usakos on Monday afternoon.Erongo NamPol spokesperson inspector Ileni Shapumba confirmed the...

Tracks cleared after accident

2 weeks ago - 08 April 2021 | Accidents

Swakopmund • [email protected] scene of the derailment in Swakopmund has been cleared and the rail artery to and from the coast has been restored. Four locomotives, 25 fuel and container wagons were involved in the...

11-year-old drowns

2 weeks ago - 07 April 2021 | Accidents

Karibib An 11-year-old boy drowned while swimming with his friends in a water pond in Karibib on Tuesday. Inspector Ileni Shapumba, community affairs commander of the Erongo regional police, confirmed the incident, saying...

Biker fractures leg, car catches fire

2 weeks ago - 07 April 2021 | Accidents

Swakopmund • [email protected] Two serious incidents were reported and attended to by Code Red Medical Services (CRMS) over the Easter weekend.One of the incidents involved a participant at a motocross championship on the outskirts...

Man run over at dumpsite

3 weeks ago - 31 March 2021 | Accidents

A man (35) who collects scrap at the Walvis Bay dumping site was run over by a trailer pulled by a bakkie, while trying to jump onto it at the Walvis Bay dumpsite. Deputy commissioner...

Construction worker falls to his death

3 weeks ago - 28 March 2021 | Accidents

Karibib A general worker (31) fell from a crane and sustained serious head injuries which led to his death on Saturday morning in Karibib....

Six injured as sedan overturns on Henties road

3 weeks ago - 26 March 2021 | Accidents

Swakopmund • [email protected] Six people sustained minor injuries in a motor vehicle accident on the Henties Bay road yesterday. According to the head...

Three injured in two MVAs

4 weeks ago - 23 March 2021 | Accidents

A 26-year-old man was arrested on four charges relating to a hit-and-run accident that occurred at the four-way crossing of Dr M. Luther and Dr...

Treinongeluk eis ’n lewe

1 month - 16 March 2021 | Accidents

Swakopmund • [email protected] rustighied van Swakopmunders is met ’n harde slag van klinkende metaal verpletter toe ’n trein met vier lokomotiewe en waens om 13:30....

Accident claims student’s life

1 month - 15 March 2021 | Accidents

The Erongo regional police are investigating a case of culpable homicide and or negligent driving after a road accident occurred on the B2 road between...

Anguish as footballers die in Henties crash

1 month - 01 March 2021 | Accidents

Henties Bay/Swakopmund/Windhoek • [email protected] and [email protected] Young soccer players from Henties Bay endured a horrific ordeal on Saturday night when an accident...

Ambulance in crash

2 months ago - 04 February 2021 | Accidents

A case of reckless and negligent driving was reported in Walvis Bay. Deputy commissioner Erastus Iikuyu confirmed that one person sustained minor injuries after an...

Accidents

Mini bus collides with train

2 months ago - 24 January 2021 | Accidents

A minibus collided with a train at a level crossing in Omaruru near Omaruru Primary School on Friday at about 20:40.Steven Uirab (49) the driver...

Body washes ashore near mall

4 months ago - 18 December 2020 | Accidents

Swakopmund • [email protected] Andreas Nelumbu confirmed that the body of one of the missing persons who fell off a boat on Wednesday, was found on...

Two missing after accident at...

4 months ago - 16 December 2020 | Accidents

Swakopmund • [email protected] Andreas Nelumbu confirmed that the search is on for two persons that have gone missing after a boat jumped a wave near...

No injuries as car burns...

4 months ago - 16 December 2020 | Accidents

Swakopmund • [email protected] A Volkswagen Beatle burst into flames in Vineta’s Woker Street on Tuesday. Two girls who were sitting in the back...

Accident claims one life

5 months ago - 10 November 2020 | Accidents

The Erongo police are investigating a case of culpable homicide and reckless or negligent driving after Maria Bampton (58) died when the car she was...

Head-on collision claims two lives...

5 months ago - 08 November 2020 | Accidents

Walvis Bay Two men died in a motor vehicle accident on the notorious B2 road between Walvis Bay and Swakopmund on Saturday night....

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