The death toll in the crash in which six learners were killed when a truck they were travelling in overturned outside Zeerust in the North West, has risen to seven.
Eastern Cape Transport MEC Weziwe Tikana-Gxothiwe has sent messages of condolences to the families of the five people who died in a crash in Mthatha earlier on Wednesday.
Five people have been killed in a collision between a midi-bus and a truck in the Mthatha CBD in the Eastern Cape.
Four people have been killed and four others injured when a bakkie collided with a bus on the N4 toll road between Hectorspruit and Malalane in Mpumalanga.
Nine people have died after the driver of a bakkie lost control of the vehicle and crashed while driving through Ou Kaapse Weg, between Muizenberg and Noordhoek, in the Southern Peninsula.