The accident between Wallmansthall and Petropoort south involved a truck and a light motor vehicle.
Emergency services are on the scene on the N1 highway where five people have reported been killed.
Tshwane emergency services management spokesperson Charles Mabaso there was an accident on the N1 between Wallmansthal and Petropoort south in Tshwane.
“Two vehicles are involved; a truck and a light motor vehicle.
“There is currently five fatalities on the scene, one patient with critical injuries and another one with moderate to serious injuries,” Mabaso said.
He said the road was completely closed due to the accident leading to traffic back-up.
More to Follow.