BREAKING: Gonubie High pupils in crash – pic

A bus carrying Gonubie High School pupils were involved in an accident on the N2 close to the on ramp coming from Gonubie this morning (Tuesday).

A bus carrying Gonubie High pupils lays on its side after an accident this morning. Picture posted by Janet van der Merwe on the Nubians Unlimited Facebook page

According to people on the scene, the pupils are not badly hurt and have just sustained some scratches, with pupils exiting the back window.

On the Nubians Unlimited Facebook page a few people said that a Spar truck hit the bus carrying Gonubie High pupils out of Gonubie.

A bystander said on Nubians: “All kids seem ok. Looks like a someone went through barrier from opposite side of highway. Traffic backed due to bystanders and everyone going slower to see what’s happening.”

According to a teacher at the school, Gonubie High teachers have arrived on the scene and are tending to the pupils.

Teacher Marcel Corson said: “Some learners have been taken to hospital as a precaution. The rest are shaken up but seem to be okay.”

Corson said that he and the deputy principal were on the way to the scene at the time of posting.

This is a breaking story and the GO! will bring you more on it as we receive information.


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