ER24 first reported that one person‚ believed to be a bus driver‚ was declared dead on the scene‚ and that emergency services were “extricating people from the buses‚ one of which is a pregnant woman”.

Some media outlets reported that the pregnant passenger also died‚ but this could not be immediately verified by ER24.

This accident occurred near the Johannesburg Zoo‚ when one of the buses is believed to have hit a barrier.