3 teachers from Joburg school die in car accident

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi is on his way to the school.

School grounds are empty at Riverlea High, with classes dismissed early today. Pupils have been sent home after being informed about the passing of three teachers who perished in an accident on Sunday. Picture: Ayanda Nyathi/EWN

JOHANNESBURG – Three teachers from Riverlea High School, in Johannesburg, have died in a car accident on Wednesday.

Gauteng Education MEC Panyaza Lesufi is on his way to the school.

The details surrounding the incident were still unclear.

This came just a day after the MEC visited Parktown Boys’ High School to attend the memorial service of 13-year-old Enock Mpianzi who drowned at a school camp.