UPDATE: Parts found in Kroonstad train crash wreckage not human


A screen grab from a video by Marcus Muller of the train accident.

JOHANNESBURG – Forensics have confirmed that new evidence found in the Kroonstad train crash wreckage is not from human body parts.

"We&39;ve been conducting a full investigation with PRASA officials, looking at every bit of evidence. We did find a piece of meat, but have confirmed it is not human," Free State Police Spokesperson Col Thandi Mbambo said.


Forensic teams speaking to eNCA said the parts were discovered as they went through the coaches and mangled metal.

READ: 15 people unaccounted for following Free State train crash