Five people have died after a car crash on the R29 between Kinross and Leandra in Mpumalanga.
It's understood there was a collision between two vehicles on Sunday afternoon.
One of the sedans had six occupants, including the driver who sustained critical injuries, while the deceased are all passengers.
In addition, the second vehicle had a driver and a passenger who sustained serious injuries.
Transport Department spokesperson Moeti Mmusi said: “Five people were killed this afternoon (yesterday) around 2 pm during a head-on collision that occurred on the R29 road between Kinross and Leandra. The sixth person, who is the driver of the other car sustained critical injuries. The investigation into the cause of the crash is already under way.”