13 May 2018, Magaliesburg, Gauteng: Four people were killed and one person sustained moderate injuries after a vehicle and train collided at the R500 and Carletonville crossing in Magaliesburg, Krugersdorp.
At approximately 15h50 this afternoon, ER24 Paramedics arrived at the scene where other emergency services were helping the five patients.
There was unfortunately nothing paramedics could do to save the lives of three women, all believed to be in their late 50's, and they were declared dead on the scene.
A man, believed to be in his 30's, was also declared dead by other emergency services en route to a nearby hospital.
One more person sustained moderate injuries and he was transported to a nearby hospital for further medical care.
The exact circumstances surrounding the incident were not yet known to our paramedics but local authorities were on the scene for investigations.