Medi Response paramedics are attending to a serious accident involving two trucks on the N2 southbound lanes near Mandeni.

Reports from the scene indicate that a heavy goods truck collided with another. Three people were trapped inside the wreckage and were treated by medics while firefighters worked to free them.

Advanced Life Support paramedics are attending to one patient who has sustained critical injuries, who will be airlifted to a hospital in the area. Two other people are in serious condition.

Traffic has been adversely affected as emergency personnel attend to the injured. Please be safe on the road.