3 people killed on N14 car crash in Centurion

A portion of the highway has been closed off to traffic near the R55 off-ramp.

FILE: Accident scene. Picture: Picture: Twitter @Netcare911_sa.

JOHANNESBURG - Three people have been killed and dozens others injured in an accident on the N14 highway in Centurion.

A portion of the highway has been closed off to traffic near the R55 off-ramp and motorists are advised to use to use alternative routes.

Tshwane Emergency Services spokesperson Johan Pieterse says, "We've got two vehicles involved, one vehicle is a contractor's vehicle that transports workers.

"Unfortunately the vehicle lost control, overturned and there was multiple patients on scene. The freeway will be closed due to the copper that's going to land on the freeway."