Netcare 911 paramedics and other services responded to an accident on Main Reef Road in Kagiso this morning just before 06h00. The accident took place in the direction from Roodepoort to Randfontein.
Upon arrival on scene they found that a light delivery vehicle and motor vehicle were involved in a side impact accident, which resulted in the light delivery vehicle to overturn. The light delivery vehicle with a canopy on the back, were transporting people on the back on the vehicle. Both vehicles came to a standstill in the middle of the intersection, resulting in traffic being affected in all directions.
Upon assessment of all the occupants from the two vehicles, they found that six people had sustained various injuries ranging from minor to serious.
All the injured patients were treated on scene and 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.