Two people were killed, and another was critically injured following an accident in Sunninghill, Johannesburg, in the early hours of Sunday.
“Just after midnight on Sunday morning, Emer-G-Med paramedics responded to the scene of a horrific motor vehicle collision on the N1 north after the Rivonia Road off-ramp,” Emer-G-Med said in a statement on Sunday.
On arrival, paramedics found the twisted remains of a light delivery vehicle on the road.
The occupants of the vehicle had been ejected.
Two people were declared dead on the scene.
“A third was found in a critical condition and was treated and stabilised on [the] scene before being airlifted to a specialist facility for the definitive care that he required,” Emer-G-Med added.
The cause of the accident is unclear.