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3 pupils killed after walkway collapses at Vanderbijlpark school

Emergency services were called around 8:30am and say they found a number of pupils still trapped underway the structure.

Parents and community members gather outside Hoërkool Driehoek in Vanderbijlpark on 1 February 2019 where at least 3 children died and 20 were seriously injured after a walkway in the school collapsed. Picture: Christa Eybers/EWN

JOHANNESBURG – Three pupils have been killed after a walkway collapsed at Hoërskool Driehoek in Vanderbijlpark on Friday morning.

Emergency services were called around 8:30am and say they found a number of pupils still trapped underneath the structure.

Paramedics say that all pupils have now been removed from the rubble.

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