SOUTH AFRICA: LIST OF THE 20 MOST DANGEROUS ROADS WITH THE MOST FATALITIES IN SOUTH AFRICA
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SOUTH AFRICA: LIST OF THE 20 MOST DANGEROUS ROADS WITH THE MOST FATALITIES IN SOUTH AFRICA
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Cape Town: South Africa has one of the worst road accident rates in the world and unfortunately, the number of fatalities on our roads seems to increase every year. The Road Traffic Management Corporation (RTMC) has released its list of South Africa’s most dangerous roads. The list is based purely on statistics.

The Southafrican.com reports that according to the Automobile Association (AA) the death toll on our roads increased by nine percent in 2016 to its highest number since 2007.

According to the AA 14 071 people died on our roads last year compared to 14 290 in 2007.

Statistics show that most fatal accidents occur in the evening between 19:00 and 22:00.



The most dangerous roads in South Africa are:

Location Route / Road
East London - Umtata N2
Umtata - Kokstad N2
Mokopane - Polokwane N1
Polokwane - Makhado N2
Middelburg - Belfast N4
Durban - Tongaat N2
Springs - Witbank N12
Pretoria - KwaMhlanga (Gauteng) R573
Naboomspruit - Mokopane N1
Polokwane - Tzaneen R71
Hazyview - Hoedspruit R40
Port St Johns - Bizana R61
Cape Town - Somerset West N2
King Williams Town - East London N2
Queenstown -Umtata R61
Free State: Warden - Villiers N3
Waterval boven - Nelspruit N4
Moloto Road (GAU, MPU, LIM) R573
Coligny - Biesiesvlei (North West) N14
Leandra - Ermelo N17



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