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Two people trapped in truck

Emergency services are trying to remove two men who are trapped in a truck that smashed into a wall.

Emergency services are trying to remove two men who are trapped in a truck that smashed into a wall. Picture: EWN.

CAPE TOWN - Emergency rescue officials are trying to remove two men who are trapped in a truck that smashed into a wall on Ou Kaapse Weg (Old Cape Road).

Another three people were seriously injured.

The road has since been cleared.

Emergency service's Theo Layne says, "We had two men that were seriously injured and one child. We've got another two men inside the truck that they [officials] are busy extricating at the moment. They are also in a serious condition."

At the same time, the driver of a truck that overturned on the N1 near the Koeberg Interchange has been transported to Groote Schuur Hospital.

Emergency medical officials say at this stage, his injuries appear to be minor.

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