Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.
The patients were treated on the scene before being transported to the hospital for further medical care.
Reports from the scene indicated the boy had sustained injuries from a nonfatal drowning while being bathed.
The cause of both fires was still unknown.
One of the sedans had six occupants, including the driver who sustained critical injuries, while the deceased are all passengers.
While the construction and redevelopment was expected to be completed by March next year, the structural collapse may cause delays. 

Accidents WATCH: Dagga loaded Audi collides with bakkie, killing four people in KZN

The paramedics found the Audi caught up in flames with two entrapped occupants upon arrival.

Accidents 4-year-old dies in Cape Town fire

Two women – the child’s mother and a relative – sustained injuries.

Accidents Girl, 8, burnt while trying to save sister from electrocution

Chantelle Matthews, 8, of Hillside, Grabouw, in the Western Cape died after she is believed to have stepped on an open live wire left by people making illegal electrical connections.

Accidents Pandemic paves potential for increase in vehicle crashes

Aggressive behaviour on the road is not a singular event, but a build-up of emotions, which could potentially be heightened during the pandemic, especially as the economy opens for business. 

Accidents Probe launched after KZN mayor’s convoy ‘knocks down, kills girls’

Asanda Ngcobo and Olona Ndebele, both 13, were walking next to the road when a car in the convoy allegedly knocked them down and dragged them for several metres.

Accidents Girl, 13, dies, another critical after motorbike collides with car in Vanderbijlpark

The surviving girl was treated and airlifted to hospital, while the driver of the car was not injured.

Accidents Local fisherman loses consciousness in water and drowns at Umkomaas Beach

The elderly man reportedly collapsed while in the water from unknown causes.

Accidents Hippo dead following four-car crash in Mpumalanga

The hippopotamus was crossing the eastbound towards westbound and is believed to have come out of the river.

Accidents 13-year-old biker seriously injured in Unitaspark collision

The boy had sustained serious injuries to his one leg as well as his chest, leaving him in a serious condition. 

Accidents Car damaged as driver tries to avoid hitting dog in KwaZulu-Natal

The driver swerved to avoid the dog; however, he lost control of his vehicle which left the road, travelled down an embankment and overturned.

Accidents Two KZN boys buried alive while digging up sand for home building project

Police spokesperson Colonel Thembeka Mbhele said that an inquest docket was opened at KwaDukuza police station for investigation.

Accidents Car, body of man found underwater in Hartbeespoort Dam

The vehicle was found submerged in the dam between the Snake Park and the Hartbeespoort Dam bridge.

Accidents Man falls from moving bakkie while trying to save his phone

The bakkie was travelling on the R102 eastbound near King Shaka International Airport.

Accidents Car engulfed in flames on M1 near Rosebank

Motorists are advised to expect delays.

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