Five people including three children have been injured after a vehicle crashed into a tree on Eeufees road in Roodepoort.
Reports from the scene indicate that two people which include an adult and a child are both in a critical condition while three people have sustained moderate to minor injuries.
Netcare911 paramedics are working alongside the Roodepoort Fire Department as well as the Netcare911 extrication unit on scene to try and extricate one person who is still trapped in the vehicle.
Netcare911 paramedics worked alongside various emergency services on scene to stabilise the injured before transporting them to various hospitals in the area for further medical care.
Motorists are advised to avoid this road.
Authorities are on scene.