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4 killed in accident near Port Shepstone in KZN – LNN

Four people were killed and another seriously injured in a single-vehicle crash that occurred on the N2 near Port Shepstone yesterday (Saturday).

According to information from KwaZulu Private Ambulance (KZPA), the driver of the bakkie involved in the accident lost control, causing it to roll.

The scene of the accident that killed four people near Port Shepstone. Photo: Traffic group/WhatsApp.

Four of the five occupants of the vehicle were killed.

KZPA said they died before emergency services arrived and a fifth person was treated for serious injuries.

MI7 advanced life support paramedic Gavin Black said members of the Ray Nkonyeni Municipal Fire Brigade had to use the jaws of life to free one of the people trapped in the vehicle.