Advanced Life Support Paramedics found that five people were entrapped in the taxi. Durban Fire Department used the Jaws-of-Life to cut the trapped free whilst Paramedics stabilised them in the wreckage.
Multiple ambulances were used to transport the injured patients. Once all the injured had been stabilised on the scene they were transported to various Durban Hospitals for the further care that they required.
At this stage the events leading up to the collision are unknown however SAPS is on the scene and will be investigating further.