2 dead, 4 critically injured after trucks crash along R550

One of the deceased was found trapped inside one of the vehicles.

FILE: Police tape at a crime scene. Picture: Thomas Holder/Eyewitness News.

JOHANNESBURG - Two people have died and four others have been left with critical injuries after two trucks were involved in a crash along the R550 near Klip River on Saturday night.

One of the deceased was found trapped inside one of the vehicles.

Ekurhuleni emergency services spokesperson William Ntladi says: “The other patients with critical injuries were airlifted to hospital.”

Circumstances surrounding the incident are under investigation.

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)