Rapulana Seiphemo (SABC1)
The accident claimed the lives of two people who were declared dead on the scene by paramedics, while a third person died in hospital on Tuesday evening.
Rapulana was airlifted to Milpark Hospital in Johannesburg, where he is currently receiving treatment after undergoing surgery on Monday.
"After going in for surgery Rapulana is aware of his surroundings, which is a good sign. He has been heavily sedated because of the pain, but we are optimistic about his recovery," Mduduzi said.
Mduduzi added that Rapulana's vitals are functioning as normal and the feedback from doctors have been positive.
"The family has decided to keep the details about his surgery out of the public eye," he explained.
Meanwhile, on Tuesday night rumours that the actor passed away began doing the rounds on social media, with fans sending messages of condolences to his family.