Police say a 23-year-old truck driver arrested for allegedly causing a deadly accident in Pinetown last night will face charges of culpible homicide and reckless and negligent driving.
27 people were killed and 30 more injured when the truck ploughed through four taxis and a car.
Many of the injured remain in a critical condition.
The police's Vincent Mdunge says the driver was also seriously injured and is suffering from extreme shock.
"He was very unstable at the time as a result of shock, he was also seriously injured, but is in a stable condition."
Footage of the accident has also surfaced online, via a driver's dashboard camera.
Please note that the video is not for sensitive viewers. Credit to Rock Solid Industries for the clip.