KwaZulu-Natal: At 07H25 Monday morning Netcare 911 responded to reports of a collision on Gilletts Road in Westmead Pinetown.

Reports from the scene indicate that the driver of a heavy motor vehicle transporting books lost control around a bend resulting in the truck crashing through a gate and into a building.

The occupants of the truck, three adult males sustained moderate injuries.

The Netcare 911 Rescue Technician with the Ethekwini Fire and Rescue Services used the Jaws of Life to free the men.

The patients were treated on scene and once stabilised were transported by ambulance to hospital for further treatment.

Pics courtesy Blue Security and CTS Towing.