Fifteen people have been injured after the taxi there were travelling in somehow lost control before ploughing through a residential fence and colliding into stationary vehicles on Klaarwater Road in Shallcross around 07:30 this morning.

Rescue Care Paramedics arrived on the scene to find that the fully loaded taxi had crashed through a fence. Multiple injured people were found around the taxi and immediately more resources were dispatched to assist. A total of fifteen people had sustained various injuries and were stabilised on the scene before being transported to various Durban Hospitals for the further care that they required.

At this stage the events leading up to the collision is unknown however SAPS were on the scene and will be investigating further.