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02 January 2019 4:11 PM Top seed Svitolina crashes out in Brisbane

Brisbane - Top seed and defending champion Elina Svitolina crashed out of the Brisbane International at the hands of Belarusian Aliaksandra Sasnovich on Wednesday. In a replay of last year's final, Sasnovich reversed that result as she ousted Svitolina 6-4, 0-6, 6-3. The Belarusian displayed some breathtaking shot making in the first set before Svitolina 60

26 November 2018 9:20 AM PICS: Driver crashes through Sandton wall

A driver lost control of his VW Polo and crashed through a wall in Sandton early Sunday morning. Netcare 911 said in a statement its paramedics responded to reports of a collision on the corners of Homestead and Bryanston avenues in Sandton. "Reports from the scene indicate that the driver of a light motor vehicle lost control resulting in the crashing 54

23 November 2018 3:29 PM 20 children injured as KZN taxi crashes on the way home from school

Twenty schoolchildren were injured when a minibus taxi they were travelling in collided with another vehicle on their way home from school in Durban on Friday afternoon. Rescue Care paramedics spokesperson Garrith Jamieson said the children sustained minor to moderate injuries and were stabilised on the scene. The incident occurred in Rick Turner Road near the University 80

30 October 2018 8:18 PM Pilot crashes plane into lake, leaves wreckage, hitches home

Sheriff's officials say the pilot of an ultralight seaplane that crashed into a southern Wisconsin lake swam to shore and hitched a ride home without contacting the authorities about the wreck because he didn't think it was a big deal. Kenosha Sheriff David Beth says a woman walking her dog saw the wreckage in Camp Lake late on Monday and called authorities 72

29 October 2018 8:19 AM Anxious families in Indonesia seek news after plane carrying 188 crashes into the sea

Families are turning up at Indonesia's National Search and Rescue Agency headquarters in Jakarta for word of their loved ones after a Lion Air plane crashed at sea. Indonesia's Finance Minister Sri Mulyani met with the agency chief, seeking information about 20 finance ministry staff who were on the flight. The Boeing plane disappeared on Monday morning 93

12 September 2018 4:49 PM SUV crashes into crowd at public square in China, killing 9

Beijing — An SUV crashed into a crowd at a public square in central China on Wednesday evening, killing at least nine people and injuring more than 40 others, the city government said. Police arrested the suspected driver of a red SUV that plowed into a large group of people at the square in the seat of Hengdong county of Hunan Province, according to a government 145

02 September 2018 5:56 PM Kevin Anderson crashes out of US Open

New York - South Africa’s Kevin Anderson crashed out of the US Open on Sunday after losing to Austria’s Dominic Thiem in the round of 16. The ninth-seeded Thiem won in straight sets, 7-5 6-2, 7-6 (7/2) in two hours and 36 minutes. Fifth-seed Anderson, who reached last year's final, headed into the encounter with a 6-1 win-record against Thiem but came unstuck 61

27 August 2018 5:12 PM Top-ranked Halep crashes out of US Open

New York - World number one Simona Halep was swept aside 6-2, 6-4 by 44th-ranked Kaia Kanepi on Monday, the first top-seeded woman ever to lose in the US Open first round. It was a second straight first-round exit at Flushing Meadows for Romania's Halep, who dropped her opening match to Maria Sharapova last year. The French Open champion had no answer 45

27 August 2018 5:19 AM Tesla driver arrested after crashing into firetruck

Authorities say a Tesla driver, who said he thought his car was in Autopilot mode, crashed into the back of a firetruck in San Jose. The California Highway Patrol says the Tesla rear-ended a fire engine that was stopped with its emergency lights activated along US-101 around 1am on Saturday. The 37-year-old driver, Michael Tran, told officers: "I think 233

01 August 2018 10:17 AM WATCH: Passenger plane crashes and goes up in flames moments after take-off in Mexico

While there were no fatalities, 49 passengers had to be taken to hospital, including the pilot and a passanger, who are in "critical but stable condition", The Telegraph reports. Aeromexico's Flight 2431 was en route from Durango to Mexico City when it went suddenly started falling, moments after taking off. Durango state governor Jose Rosas Aispuro 69