Three Kwazulu-Natal teachers from the Masijabule High School are in a critical condition after the taxi they were travelling in came under fire. The driver was fatally injured and pronounced dead on the scene.
According to the KZN Education Department, seven others are in a severe state of shock. The shooting took place in Bruyns Hill near Wartburg on Tuesday morning.
Staff bus of Masijabule High teachers has been shot at. 3 teachers critically injured. 7 others are in severe state of shock. Driver has unfortunately died. This happened at Bruyns Hill, Wartburg, KZN, this morning. MEC @MshenguKwazi on his way to the scene @DBE_KZN @DBE_SA pic.twitter.com/elgu6WM0Sf
— Elijah Mhlanga (@ElijahMhlanga) June 23, 2020
The provincial education department has extended its condolences and is sending a psychologist to the school to counsel both pupils and teachers.
“We are very shocked by this incident of the shooting of our educators in this brutal manner. Our deepest condolences to the family of the deceased and we wish those injured educators a speedy recovery. We are going to send our psychologist to the school for counselling of both learners and educators,” said MEC Kwazi Mshengu.
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