At approximately 12:08pm Netcare 911 responded to an accident on the N1 between the Buccleuch interchange and Rivonia off-ramp south bound.
On arrival Netcare 911 found a truck that had jack-knifed blocking several lanes and another vehicle pushed against the barrier wall on the fast lane.
Upon assessment, Netcare 911 and other emergency medical services found three occupants from the accident, one was ejected from the truck and unfortunately, there was nothing that could be done for the man and he was declared dead on the scene.
Paramedics attended to a male truck driver and the female vehicle driver who both sustained minor to moderate injuries and were transported to hospital for further medical care.
The exact cause of the collision was not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.
Marketing & Communications Officer
Gauteng: One killed and two injured in a car and truck collision on the N1 between the Buccleuch interchange and Rivonia off-ramp, JHB https://t.co/HSkckV545W #ArriveAlive @Netcare911_sa @TruckAndFreight pic.twitter.com/vTWKDm9qdG
— Arrive Alive (@_ArriveAlive) April 19, 2018