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Task team to conduct a thorough investigation on Putco bus fire: by Xolisile Dlou

Six bus passengers died and 57 escaped with multiple wounds during a tragic bus accident on Friday, 21 May

Following the horrific accident where six commuters died on Moloto Road, Pretoria. The families of the deceased are demanding the truth behind their loss. It was reported that a special task team is going to probe the cause of the incident.

Some of the wounded commuters who managed to get out of the bus when it burst into flames

Advocate Myron Dewrance has been appointed to head up the team, which has a month to complete the task. The deceased were burnt beyond recognition while more than 50 passengers managed to escape. Government says it is hoping to understand what happened and prevent future incidents.

Xolisile Dlou
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