Netcare 911 paramedics and other services responded to an accident on the N14 near Eeufees Road in Pretoria this afternoon.
Upon their arrival on scene they found that a heavy goods vehicle had overturned resulting in four people sustaining injuries ranging from moderate to serious. One of the occupants were entrapped in the vehicle and services had to make use of the Jaws of Life to extricate the patient from the vehicle.
The injured patients were treated on scene before they were transported to hospital for further medical care.
Exact detail to the cause of the accident and preceding events will remain the subject of a police investigation.