accident-mandeniAN early morning crash on the N2 between Zinkwazi and the Tugela River Bridge has left at least one person dead and five injured.

A gold Volvo hatchback and a Hyundai bakkie collided head-on.

According to IPSS Medical Rescue’s Samantha Meyrick, they treated two critically injured patients while KZN EMS transported a third to hospital.

‘Both drivers were trapped in the vehicles and Mandeni and KwaDukuza fire departments worked together to extricate them.’

One man was sitting on the back of the bakkie and was flung clear, sustaining minor injuries

Published in the Zululand Obzerver