Five people were injured following a rear-end collision on the N2 north bound near Gateway this afternoon.
Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found that a heavy goods vehicle and two motor vehicles were involved in the rear-end accident.
Five people sustained injuries during the accident. All five patients were treated on scene before they were transported to hospital for further medical care.
Exact detail surrounding the cause of the accident and preceding events will remain the subject of a police investigation.
Traffic was affected as some of the lanes were closed while patients were treated and recovery of the vehicles took place.