At least 15 injured in Bloem road accident

The minibus that collided with an Interstate bus in the Bloemfontein CBD this morning. PHOTO: PIERCE VAN HEERDEN

At least 15 commuters have been injured in a collision between a minibus and a bus belonging to Interstate Bus Lines this morning.
The accident occurred in rush hour traffic at the intersection of Harvey and OR Tambo Roads in the Bloemfontein CBD.
Free State Emergency Services and ER24 personnel responded to the accident. Although details are still sketchy, no serious injuries have been reported.
Traffic was diverted to an alternative route and road users were cautioned to drive safely. – Pierce van Heerden

The Interstate bus that collided with a minibus this morning had little damage. PHOTO: PIERCE VAN HEERDEN