Five roadworks workers were injured after a truck rear-ended a bakkie on the N14 at the Malibongwe Drive off ramp, in Nooitgedacht – north of Johannesburg.
On arrival paramedics found the injured workers seated on the side of the highway, all covered in paint.
The five patients sustained minor to moderate injuries and were transported to a nearby facility for further treatment.
The accident happened on Saturday afternoon when the construction vehicle workers were applying road marks. Traffic officials are investigating the accident to establish the cause.