Five people were injured after four vehicles collided on the N2 south near the M25 off ramp this afternoon. Exact detail to the cause of the accident and preceding events will remain a subject for police investigation and comment.
Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found the roadway littered with accident debris and the twisted frames of the vehicles, one vehicle had overturned on impact and came to rest on its side across the highway.
After the injured were triaged, it was found that two people had sustained serious injuries while three escaped with minor injuries. Paramedics stabilised the injured at the scene before they transported them to various hospitals for the care that they required.