21 Feb 2018, Pietermaritzburg: The body of a man was found this morning in some bushes off Manning Avenue in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu Natal.
ER24 Paramedics were called to the scene by the local authorities who requested further medical assistance.
Upon arrival, paramedics were lead down an embankment to where they found the body of a man lying amongst some bushes.
Paramedics assessed the man and found that he had sustained a serious head injury and showed no signs of life. Unfortunately, the man had been dead for some time. Nothing could be done for him and he was declared dead.
ER24 Paramedics assisted the local authorities in retrieving the body and returning it to the awaiting authorities vehicles.