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Tyre blow-out related crashes on the increase

Tyre blow-out related crashes on the increase

Of late, road crashes reported at the MVA Fund Call Centre, have indicated that tyre bursts are seen as a worrying trend. Statistics regarding fatalities as a result of tyre-burst related crashes, show an upsurge of 62% between 2017 (5) until June 2018 (8). These fatalities emanated from a total of 42 such crashes in […]

Four accidents over the weekend

Four accidents over the weekend

Eileen van der Schyff Four accidents were reported in the Erongo Region over the weekend. Two of these incidents were quad bike accidents. With regard to the quad bike accidents, one occurred near Swakopmund and the other near Langstrand. Windy conditions the past few days resulted in dune formations shifting and so called false dunes […]

German woman dies in car accident on Uis road

A Toyota Land Cruiser with registration no. N351KR overturned last week on the gravel road from Omaruru to Uis. A 79-year old German born resident who was residing in Uis died at the scene. The incident took place around 16:30 last week Wednesday. It is further alleged that, about 7 km before Uis the 79-year […]