Three learners killed in accident in Durban

Paramedics say that the teenage girls were knocked down by a taxi while crossing Inanda Road.

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JOHANNESBURG - Three pupils have been killed in a crash in Newlands east, Durban on Wednesday morning.

Paramedics say that the teenage girls were knocked down by a taxi while crossing Inanda Road.

KwaZulu-Natal emergency services' Robert McKenzie says a fourth girl is in a critical condition.

"A fourth child is in a critical condition and has been transported to hospital. The exact circumstances resulting in this tragic crash are being investigated by the police."