Four people, including a child, died when a truck collided with a bakkie on the corners of Fourie- and Ennis Streets in Ermelo.
The accident took place at approximately 5.30pm.
Three people died on the scene and the fourth person died after being transfered to the hospital by the emenergency services.
The names of the deceased had not yet been released and emergency workers are still on the scene.
The driver of the truck was not injured.