Condolences to the Families of the 15 People
Who Died In a Bus Crash in De Doorns

15 March 2013        


The IFP would like to send its sincere condolences to the families of the 15 people who died in a bus accident near De Doorns today. IFP Spokesperson on Transport, Mr Petros Sithole MP said, " This is a terrible tragedy. We urge people to be extra cautious when it is raining and to follow all the rules of the road."


Sithole added, "The traffic cops and police should investigate whether the bus was overloaded and if so, we would expect the necessary criminal charges to be laid against the bus driver. The IFP once again sends its sincere condolences to those families who lost loved ones in this accident and wishes all injured passengers a speedy recovery to full health."


Issued by: IFP Spokesperson on Transport Mr Petros Sithole MP, 079 311 9995 


IFP Parliamentary Caucus' Media Liaison Officer, Ms Boniswa Tiwe, 072 497 1252