Funeral For One Of The Victims Of Hoërskool Driehoek Tragedy Today

Tributes are being paid to the learners who lost their lives when a walkway collapsed at Hoërskool Driehoek on Friday.
Tributes have been flowing in for the learners who lost their lives when a walkway collapsed at Hoërskool Driehoek. One pupil will be buried today.

One of the four victims who died after a walkaway collapsed at the Hoërskool Driehoek  will be laid to rest on Thursday.

Grade eight pupil Jandre Steyn’s funeral service will be held later in Vanderbijlpark in the Vaal.

Steyn is one of the four learners who died when a cement walkway linking two buildings at his school collapsed trapping a number of learners underneath.

More than twenty others sustained injuries.

The other victims, Marli Currie, Manus Nagel and Roydon Olckers, will be laid to rest on Friday.

The school has since been closed and is expected to reopen on Monday next week.

Most people affected have been receiving trauma counselling at the school.