Bus overturns in Meyerton

A fully-laden bus on Monday overturned on Verwoerd Street near the R59 in Meyerton, Gauteng.

A fully-laden bus on Monday overturned on Verwoerd Street near the R59 in Meyerton, Gauteng.

JOHANNESBURG - A fully-laden bus on Monday overturned on Verwoerd Street near the R59 in Meyerton, south of Gauteng.

It is unclear whether there have been any fatalities or injuries.

ER24 spokesperson Vanessa Jackson said paramedics were waiting for heavy-duty rescuers to assist with lifting the bus as passengers were entrapped.

Details of events that led to the accident were not immediately available.