Initial reports from the scene are that the taxi was rear-ended by the truck.
"More ambulances were dispatched to assist," said spokesperson Garrith Jamieson.
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"Once stabilised on scene, the injured were taken to various Durban hospitals for further care."
The fast lane had to be closed while emergency services worked to clear the scene.
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Police were on scene and will be investigating.
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