A major road accident occurred today on the N1 northbound, 15km outside Limpopo. The accident involved two small vehicles that collided with each other.
After the collision one of the vehicles burst into flames with four of the passengers still inside, there is a possibility that the collision made the passengers lose consciousness.
Those inside the vehicle suffered major burns which resulted in four fatalities and were declared dead at the scene.
Fire services worked hard to extinguish the blaze and the medics on the scene spent their time assessing two other patients, they concluded that they only suffered minor to moderate injuries.
Two of the patients were later sent to a nearby hospital for further investigation.
The cause of the incident is unknown right now, further updates will be available if/when they are available.