One person has been killed and four others injured, three critically so, in a collision on Main Road near Cheshire Road in Northdene Pinetown area on Saturday morning.
Just before 8am Rescue Care Paramedics responded to the serious collision to find carnage. Two vehicles had collided before one vehicle left the roadway and collided with a tree. The driver who was entrapped had sustained major injuries and there was nothing more Paramedics could do for him and he was declared deceased on the scene. Four occupants of the vehicle two males and two females had sustained serious injuries. Advanced Life Support Paramedics placed three of the injured on manual ventilators on the scene before rushing them all through to a nearby hospital for the further care that they required. The other driver escaped injury.
At this stage the events leading up to the collision is unknown however SAPS were on the scene and will be investigating.