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2016-10-07 15:13

OUCH! A Honda Jazz was sent into a Cape Town city store-front window after it was knocked by a mini-bus taxi. Image: Supplied

Cape Town - Traffic along Kloof street in Cape Town came to a halt following a huge crash.

A mini-taxi reportedly hit a Honda Jazz, causing the latter to ram into the front office of an estate agency. The Jazz was reportedly hit from behind by the taxi driver. 

The crash occurred on the corner of Kloof and Upper Union street.

Brake failure 

According to Jenna Bruwer, a bystander at the scene of the incident, said: "Apparently the taxi's brakes failed and he rear-ended the Honda Jazz." 

No injuries have been reported and the incident is being investigated, reports Western Cape Emergency Services. 

READ: Which major SA city has the worst taxi drivers? Readers respond

Images reveal the Jazz drove up an incline and crashed through the entrance of Seef properties. The damage to the MPV was extensive.

Images: Jenna Bruwer 

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