Yesterday afternoon, KwaZulu Private Ambulance Service responded to the N11 Amajuba Pass near Newcastle for reports of a collision.

When emergency services arrived, they found that a truck and 3 vehicles had collided.

Paramedics quickly assessed the scene and found that 4 patients had serious injuries.

The patients were treated on scene before being transported to the hospital for further treatment.

Sadly, 2 patients had sustained fatal injuries and succumbed to their injuries before emergency services arrived.