Video shows moments leading to multi-vehicle accident near Ermelo

Chilling video footage shows how a truck seems to collide into other vehicles in misty conditions near Ermelo on Tuesday.

 Several vehicles were involved in an accident on Tuesday morning. Photo: Supplied

Several vehicles were involved in an accident early on Tuesday morning. The accident took place about 35km outside Ermelo on the Mkhondo (Piet Retief) Road.

Ermelo Police, the Traffic Department, Msukaligwa Fire and Rescue Service, EMS and various towing services were on the scene.

According to medical personnel, two patients with serious injuries were admitted to Ermelo Provincial Hospital.

A video has since surfaced showing the moments before a truck seemingly crashes into another on this road amid misty conditions. From the video footage it seems as if motorists tried to warn the truck shortly before the accident occurred.

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