Four people were injured following an accident on the N14 Vendersdorp Road near Randfontein last night.
Netcare 91 paramedics and other services arrived at the scene and found that two vehicles were involved in a rear-end crash.
Upon assessment of the occupants, paramedics found that four people, including a child, sustained injuries ranging from moderate to serious.
All the injured patients were treated at the scene and transported to hospital for further medical care.
Exact detail surrounding the cause of the rear-end crash and preceding events will remain the subject of a police investigation.