Title: Minibus taxi swept away in a swollen river in Kwaggafontein
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Description: The names of the two people who died when a minibus taxi was swept away in a swollen river in Kwaggafontein, east of Pretoria, Saturday, have been released.
They were firefighter Jerry Mogoe and a passenger in the taxi, Engeline Msiza.
Mogoe managed to rescue the minibus driver before he was swept away by the strong current in the flooding Mohlabetsi River.
An investigation will be launched into how Mogoe's safety cable snapped while he was trying to rescue the passenger.
This dramatic footage reveals what happened.