Johannesburg - A woman was killed and 14 others were injured when a minibus taxi and a truck crashed in Midrand, Johannesburg, on Friday morning, Gauteng paramedics said.

Two critically injured people were airlifted to hospital while the others were treated on scene and taken to hospital, said Netcare 911 spokeswoman Santi Steinmann.

The incident happened on Allandale Road after 7am.

Steinmann said a minibus taxi and a heavy goods vehicle were involved in a side-impact crash.