During the early hours of Sunday morning Emer-G-Med paramedics responded to reports of a vehicle that collided with the back of a truck on the N1 in the vicinity of Rigel offramp.

On arrival on scene a 34 year old male patient was found still entrapped in the front passenger seat of the vehicle.

The seriously injured patient required advanced life support care whilst being extricated from the wreckage by the Tshwane Fire Department.

Once free he was transported to a nearby facility for further care.

The driver of the vehicle suffered minor injuries only.