Full Story:Karen Turner was murdered as she slept next to her husband, who was also knifed repeatedly, and their two-year-old son.
A pregnant woman was stabbed to death in her bed as she slept alongside her husband and toddler son at a luxury resort in South Africa.
Karen Turner was killed a day after celebrating her 31st birthday, and her husband Matthew, 33, was knifed several times in the frenzied attack at around 3am on Tuesday.
Two men armed with knives broke into the family's self-contained chalet overlooking the beach at the Hluleka Nature Reserve on the Wild Coast in the Eastern Cape.
Ms Turner, a primary school teacher from Underberg, died almost instantly, police said. The couple's unborn child also died.
Mr Turner survived the attack and was flown to nearby Pietermaritzburg, where he underwent surgery. The couple's son Hayden was unharmed.
Karen Turner was murdered as she slept next to her husband, who was also knifed repeatedly, and their two-year-old son.