02062010. Members of the ER24 were stoped by the members of the Tshwane Metro Police and told that something was wrong with they lights Picture: Sizwe Ndingane

Johannesburg - Two people were killed and five injured when a minibus taxi and bakkie collided head-on in Kempton Park, Johannesburg, on Sunday, paramedics said.

A woman in her 20s was trapped inside the taxi and declared dead on the scene, on Pretoria Street, as was the driver of the bakkie, ER24 spokesman Russel Meiring said in a statement.

Five passengers in the taxi were injured and taken to hospital.

The cause of the accident was not known.