eight vehicle pile-up

Eight-vehicle pile-up in Durban leaves four people injured

Seven cars and a truck were involved in an eight-vehicle pile-up leaving several people injured according to Netcare 911.

eight vehicle pile-up

Four people were injured in an eight-vehicle pile-up on the N3 near the Mariannhill Toll Plaza at Pinetown in Durban, paramedics said.

Netcare 911 paramedics responded at 16:43 to reports of a crash on the N3 Durban-bound about two kilometres before the Marianhill Toll Plaza, Netcare 911 spokesman Shawn Herbst said.

According to reports from the scene, it was an eight-vehicle pile-up seven cars and a truck were involved in a crash, he said.

Four people were injured and treated on the scene, and once stabilised were transported by various ambulance services to hospital for further treatment, Herbst said.

– African News Agency (ANA), editing by Jacques Keet