Seven killed in three vehicle crash in Middelburg (Mpumalanga)

10:01 (GMT+2) Wed, 09 Oct 2019

Seven people have been killed and multiple others have been injured following a three-vehicle collision on the N4 in Middelburg, Mpumalanga on Wednesday.

The accident happened between van Dyksdrift and Samora Machel Street.

A spokesperson for ER24 Ineke van Huyssteen says paramedics came across the accident at about 6 am on Wednesday morning and found three vehicles on the scene with multiple patients lying across the roadway.

She says two patients were transported to a hospital for further medical care.

The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not known by paramedics.

van Huyssteen says police were at the scene for further investigations.