Taxi crashes into house

THE occupants of a house in Pietermartizburg woke up to early morning mayhem when a taxi ploughed into their home.

Themba Morokolo said he and his two cousins "heard a loud bang".

They rushed outside in a panic and found a taxi at their front door with commuters scrambling out to safety.

Netcare 911 spokesperson Jeff Wicks said 14 people were injured.

He said the taxi first collided with a car thenploughed into the house on FJ Sithole Road. - Corrinne Louw