Pietermaritzburg Edendale Road crash leaves 5 injured

Five people were injured, three seriously so, after a taxi overturned along Edendale Road in Pietermaritzburg this evening.

Exact detail to the cause of the accident and preceding events will remain a subject for investigation.

Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found the roadway obstructed with accident debris and the twisted frame of the vehicle.

After medics stabilised the injured at the scene they transported them to various hospitals for the care that they required.