25 June 2012
Government conveys its deepest condolences to the families that have lost their loved ones in a horrific bus crash in Meyerton today.
Cabinet spokesperson, Jimmy Manyi said, “Government is deeply saddened by this incident. Our prayers and thoughts are with families of the passengers that were onboard the Putco bus that plummeted off a bridge in the Vaal Triangle.”
Government would also like to commend the emergency staff who worked assiduously to free the 85 people that were trapped inside the bus, and to transport those injured to the nearest hospitals.
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