One person was injured following an accident on the N1 South bound just past New Road in Erand, Midrand this afternoon.
Netcare 911 paramedics arrived at the scene and found that a vehicle had crashed against the barrier and came to a standstill facing oncoming traffic on the south bound.
Upon assessment of the occupant, they found that a man had sustained serious injuries during the crash. The injured man was placed on a trauma board, treated at the scene and transported to hospital for further medical care.
Exact detail surrounding the cause of the accident and preceding events are still unknown at this stage.
Traffic flow is affected on the South bound in the left hand lane.