Five people have been killed in a crash just outside eShowe, in northern KwaZulu-Natal after a minibus taxi and a car collided on Sunday night.
Emergency Medical Services spokesperson Robert Mckenzie says the cause of the crash is unknown at this stage and police are investigating the cause of the accident.
“On Sunday evening there was a horrific crash near eShowe. The crash involved a light motor vehicle and a minibus. Tragically, five people have sustained fatal injuries in the crash. Paramedics from multiple ambulance services responded to the scene and treated two people that sustained critical injuries. The exact cause of this specific crash is not known at this stage and is being investigated by police.”