10 Apr 2018, Pietermaritzburg: One person a male has been killed and another critically injured after a horrific accident on the N3 Pietermaritzburg Bound near Shongweni offramp a short while ago.
Rescue Care Paramedics and Meditech Paramedics arrived on the scene to find carnage. Two vehicles and a truck had collided before one overturned coming to rest on its roof.
One driver had sustained major injuries and unfortunately there was nothing more Paramedics could do for him and he was declared deceased on the scene.
The second driver had sustained moderate injuries and was stabilised on the scene by Advanced Life Support Paramedics before being transported to a nearby Hospital for the further care that he required.
Traffic was severely affected as most of the National Highway was affected.