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Collision in 6th Street

Collision in 6th Street

Eileen van der Schyff Keanu Wohler (22) is being charged with reckless and or negligent driving and driving with-out a driving licence after a vehicle driven by him slammed into a BMW in 6th Street early on Saturday morning. The BMW was driven by Mr Franco Burruso (48). Both Wohler and Borruso had to be […]

Passenger loses his life on the MR44 road

Passenger loses his life on the MR44 road

Eileen van der Schyff One of five passengers died when the driver of this Honda (pictured below) lost control of the vehicle and it rolled several times. The accident took place on the Mr44 behind the dunes. It is alleged that Kasavi Moses Linyonani (25), an employer of the Namibian Defense Force (NDF), was driving […]

Tragedy strikes Husab

Tragedy strikes Husab

Breaking News Swakop Uranium confirmed that a fatal vehicle accident occurred on the Husab mine’s premises late yesterday afternoon (29 October 2018). An ore haul truck steered out of control and hit the cliff face of the open pit, killing the driver on impact. The spokesperson for Swakop Uranium, Percy McCallum, confirmed the incident in […]

Oceanview Horror Bike Crash

Oceanview Horror Bike Crash

Sharlien Tjambari Steven Williams lost his life upon arrival at the hospital last week Thursday, while riding his Kawasaki motorbike after a silver Polo made a U-turn in front of him. It is alleged that on Thursday, 25 November between 16:00 and 17:00 fifty-year-old Steven Williams was riding his Kawasaki motorbike behind a silver Polo […]

Wrong turn ends in tragic death on the B2

Wrong turn ends in tragic death on the B2

Eileen van der Schyff A Zambian truck driver died instantly on Tuesday night when a passing vehicle struck him as he was busy on the roadside to prepare his truck to pull another truck out of the mud. The truck got stuck in muddy sand as it pulled off the B2 some 20km from Karibib […]

Hot Exhaust ignited grass under vehicle parked at resting pit

Hot Exhaust ignited grass under vehicle parked at resting pit

Vehicle burns next to B2: Sharlien Tjambari A white Toyota Wish sedan with reg. no. N 27263 WB with seven occupants including the driver on board caught fire about 10 km from Karibib on Wednesday. All occupants including the driver managed to escape the inferno unscathed. The driver, Sakaria Mutumbulwa (31) from Kuisebmund was travelling from […]

Car in rear-end with truck on B2 (Karibib Usakos)

Car in rear-end with truck on B2 (Karibib Usakos)

The driver of this vehicle failed on Saturday afternoon to maintain a safe following distance and this was the result. His vehicle was involved in a rear-end collision with a truck. The driver was unscathed, but apparent-ly afterwards refused a breathalyser test. The police took him in custody.

Rear-end crash on the Swakopmund bridge

Rear-end crash on the Swakopmund bridge

In the early hours of Saturday, 20 October, on the B2 coastal road a vehicle was involved in a rear-end collision with a Volkswagen sedan. It was on the Swakopmund bridge. One of the drivers ran away from the scene. No injuries were reported, but both vehicles were badly damaged and might have to written […]

Gaub accidents

Gaub accidents

Two vehicle accidents occurred almost simultaneous on the bridge in the Gaub over the weekend. Five young Dutch tourists had a lucky escape when their 4×4 drive d/cab pick-up (with trailer) struck the safety barrier on the low-water bridge in the Gaub Pass over the weekend. The pick-up veered of the bridge and overturned. Two […]

Fatal accident at Vierkantklip

Fatal accident at Vierkantklip

Eileen van der Schyff The driver of a Quantum died on the spot-on Saturday morning when he lost control over the vehicle whilst overtaking. The Quantum hit an oncoming Isuzu pick-up on the driver side and then ploughed head-on into a Toyota Hilux double cab. The accident occurred at around 06:00. Both passengers of the […]

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