Basic Education Minister Angie Motshekga has mourned a teacher who died in a car accident while returning from a marking centre in Bloemfontein.
In a statement, the education department said 34-year-old Selwyn Petrus Moos, who was a 2022 Grade 12 Physical Science marker, died on Tuesday evening.
The accident happened between Bloemfontein and Jaggersfontein.
Moos was a teacher at Jaggersfontein Combined School and taught Mathematics and Physical Science.
Motshekga conveyed his condolences to Moos’ family and colleagues.
She said his death was a great loss for the sector.
“Just when we thought marking had proceeded well without any incident, now we receive the shocking news of this…