A serious accident involving four trucks and one light vehicle brought traffic to a standstill on the N2 motorway in northern KwaZulu-Natal on Wednesday.
Samuel Khumalo of the uMkhanyakude disaster , The fire and rescue service told TimesLIVE that the accident occurred near Hluhluwe at around 6.30 a.m.
Both lanes of the N2 had to be closed.
“A driver was seriously injured and was taken to the hospital, ”said Khumalo.
The cause of the accident is not yet known at this point.
Khumalo said the traffic had started to flow slowly.
Heavy rain in the province led to several accidents.