1 dead, 18 injured in NC car accident

The incident occurred on the N18 highway today.

FILE: 18 injured people were treated on scene and then transferred to hospital. Picture: ER24 Cape Winelands.

NORTHERN CAPE - One person has died and 18 others injured when a taxi and a car collided in Hartswater in the Northern Cape.

The incident occurred on the N18 highway today.

Netcare 911's Chris Botha says, "When we arrived, one had died and 18 others were injured. They were all treated on scene and then transferred to hospital for further care."