A truck driver sustained minor injuries after a truck left the roadway and hit overhead power cables along the R40 direction Nelspruit, Mpumalanga.

The driver was treated and transported by the Provincial EMS to a nearby hospital for further medical care.

Netcare911 paramedics and the Nelspruit Fire Department were on scene to assist.

This incident happened on Tuesday evening at about 21h00.

Traffic was affected on this route.