Ekurhuleni – A Grade 11 learner at Sir Pierre van Ryneveld High School in Kempton Park, Joburg died in Tembisa Hospital following a school fight.
It is alleged that learners from Sir Pierre van Ryneveld High School were involved in a fight with Sunrise Combined College learners which led to the deceased sustaining serious injuries.
Sunrise Combined College is a secondary school in Kempton Park, Ekurhuleni, a few metres away from Ryneveld High School.
The fight between the two schools broke out last Wednesday and the motive behind the fight is unclear.
The Gauteng Department of Education said they were saddened to learn about the death of the learner.
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