18 children injured in Durban accident

A minibus taxi crashed into a smaller vehicle on the intersection of Booth and Bellair Road.

At least 18 children have been injured in taxi crash Durban. Picture: Twitter @rescuecare.

JOHANNESBURG - Eighteen children have been injured in a taxi accident.

It's understood the minibus taxi crashed into a smaller vehicle on the intersection of Booth and Bellair Road earlier today.

Rescue Care's Garrith Jamieson says all of the children have been transported to various Durban hospitals for further care.

"The children were injured, some sustaining moderate injuries; they were stabilised on-scene before being transported to various hospitals."