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South African stuntwoman Olivia Jackson sues for R39m after losing arm in horror crash



Cape Town – Local stuntwoman Olivia Jackson is suing various parties for R39m (£2.2m) after a horrific on-set crash during filming in South Africa, …
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Person struck in hit-and-run crash in Temple Hills


A person was struck by a vehicle in a hit-and-run crash Saturday night in Prince George’s County.

Police said the person was struck in the 4700 block of Stamp Road in Temple Hills. They were taken to the hospital in critical condition.

The striking vehicle – which did not remain at the scene – is described as a newer four-door Nissan with Virginia tags, police said. The car possibly may have a Lyft decal and damage to the windshield.

The driver of the striking vehicle is described as an African American male with a slim build and long locks.

Anyone who has information regarding the incident is asked to call (301) 731-4422.

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New Zealander killed in tourist bus crash in southern Africa


A New Zealander has been killed in a bus crash in the African nation of Lesotho.

While details remain unclear, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade has confirmed to Newshub that one Kiwi has died and two others have been injured in a tourist bus crash.

The crash happened at Qacha’s Nek in Lesotho, a small country completely surrounded by South Africa, on Friday evening (NZ time).

The New Zealand High Commission, located in South Africa’s Pretoria, is currently responding and is providing assistance to the Kiwis involved and their families.

Halo Aviation tweeted on Friday that their helicopters were airlifitng 3 critical patients from the crash.

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Kiwi among 9 killed in African bus crash


A New Zealander was among 8 people killed in a tourist bus crash in Qachas Nek, Lesotho. Photo: Google

One New Zealander has died in a bus crash in Africa that also killed eight others.

The New Zealander was killed after a tourist bus overturned in Qacha’s Nek, Lesotho, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade said.

Two other New Zealanders were injured in the crash on September 21, a Ministry spokesman said.

The New Zealand High Commission in Pretoria, South Africa, was providing consular assistance to the New Zealanders involved and their families.

Lesotho is a small landlocked country within the borders of South Africa.
 

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New Zealander killed and two others injured in African bus crash



One New Zealander has died in a bus crash in Africa that also killed eight others. The New Zealander was killed after a tourist bus overturned in …
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S. African bus crash kills 11



At least 11 people were killed and 30 others injured Monday when their bus traveling from Zambia crashed in South Africa's northern Limpopo …
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