2 school children killed in car crash

Two school children were killed when two cars collided between Palm Ridge and Eden Park this morning.

Two school children were killed when two cars collided between Palm Ridge and Eden Park this morning.

JOHANNESBURG - Two children have died after being knocked over when two vehicles collided between Palm Ridge and Eden Park in Ekurhuleni.

The primary school learners, from the Nqubela Primary School in Tokoza, were waiting to be taken to school when the crash occurred earlier this morning.

Two other children were also critically injured and were taken to the Natalspruit Hospital.

Ekurhuleni Emergency Services' William Ntladi says those in the vehicles have also been taken to hospital.

"The occupants of both vehicles also suffered serious but stable injuries. For now an inquest docket has been opened by the South African Police Service and one of the drivers of one of the vehicles has been taken in for questioning."