7 Mar 2018, Durban: Five people have been injured two seriously so after three trucks collided on the N2 North Bound before Nandi Drive just after 11h15 this morning.
Rescue Care Paramedics Paramedics arrived on the scene to find that three trucks had collided in a rear end format. Two of the trucks ended down the bank with two occupants of the one truck severely entrapped.
Rescuers had to use the Jaws-of-Life whilst Advanced Life Support Paramedics worked to stabilise the men inside the truck.
Once cut free they were carefully extricated before being transported to nearby hospitals for the further care that they required.
Three other occupants had also sustained various injuries and were also stabilised on the scene before being transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
Photos in Gallery below by > Netcare 911 Paramedics
Traffic was severely affected as only two lanes trickled past the accident scene.
At this stage the events leading up to the collision is unknown however SAPS were on the scene and will be investigating further.