Four dead in KZN crash

The survivors have been stabilised and transported to Ngwelezane Hospital in KZN.

FILE: Five people have been left critically injured in the accident. Picture: Supplied

JOHANNESBURG - Four people have been killed in a car accident on the N2 at Maphosa near Kwambonambi in KwaZulu-Natal.

Five people have been left critically injured in the accident.

The survivors have been stabilised and transported to Ngwelezane Hospital in KZN.

Meanwhile in the Free State one person died and four others were left injured when their vehicle crashed into a tree on the R720 near Steynsburg earlier today.

ER24 Spokesman Werner Vermaak says, "It's understood the driver of the vehicle was flung out when his vehicle collided with a tree. The exact cause of the accident is not yet known."