The driver of the taxi reportedly lost control of the vehicle after a tyre burst.
Four people have died and eleven others have been injured after a minibus taxi overturned on the N1 north, near the Grasmere toll plaza, south of Johannesburg.
It’s understood that the driver of the taxi lost control after a tyre burst.
Paramedics arrived to find several passengers ejected from the vehicle when it rolled multiple times.
Three women and a 13-year-old boy sustained numerous injuries and were declared dead.
Joburg Metro Police spokesperson Wayne Minnaar says Metro police officers are on scene and there has been no obstruction to traffic.