Residents watched in horror as an aircraft came crashing onto a field north of Pretoria, near Moloto road on Tuesday afternoon.
This happened shortly after the chartered aircraft had taken off.
Approximatley 20 people have been injured, with sustained injuries ranging from minor to critical.
The crash took place about 1km east of the N4 in Derdepoort and about 8km east of the Wonderboom Airport.
Paramedic Xander Loubser said early indications were that 20 people were injured in the crash.
“Several of them suffered serious injuries”, he said.
ER24 is currently on the scene to airlift any critical patients to hospital.
This is still a developing story, more details to follow.