Two people were killed in an accident on the N3 in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN) on Saturday afternoon. According to Netcare 911 the accident happened on the northbound side of the freeway,  between the Mooi River Toll Plaza and Hidcote in the KZN Midlands.

Reports from the scene indicate that a light motor vehicle and a light delivery vehicle were involved in a collision.

Medics assessed the scene and found that two occupants had sustained fatal injuries and were declared deceased on the scene. Another two patients had sustained moderate and serious injuries respectively. Both patients were treated on the scene by advanced life support paramedics.

Once treated the patients were transported by ambulance services to the hospital for further treatment.

Circumstances leading up to the collision will be investigated by the relevant authorities. -Netcare 911