Taxi Boss & Wife Killed In Drive By Shooting: Tongaat - KZN
A Tongaat Taxi owner and his wife were killed in a drive by shooting near Frasers in Tongaat last night.
The couple had left Shakaskraal and were travelling to Tongaat. As they approached Frasers the occupants of an unknown vehicle opened fire on their Hyundai Tucson with 9mm handguns & high calibre rifles. The vehicle veered off the road and came to a stop in the sugar cane plantation. The driver died at the scene while his wife, who was a school teacher was critically injured. She was transported to hospital where she later died.
The motive for the murders has not been established at this stage.
Members of Reaction Unit South Africa did not attend the scene. Pictures used are from a crime circulation group.