A woman thought to be in her forties died in a noon multiple car crash at the intersection of Umgeni and Alpine roads in Springfield, Durban, on Friday.
ALS Paramedic Medical Services said when the first responders arrived on the scene they found three vehicles had collided in the intersection.
“One person, a lady believed to be in her forties was found in a critical condition,” said ALS Paramedic Medical Services.
“Advanced Life Support Paramedics worked to stabilize the lady on the scene, however, despite their attempts her injuries were too severe and she went into cardiac arrest and was declared deceased on the scene.
“Three others sustained injuries ranging from minor to moderate and were stabilised on the scene before being transported to a nearby Durban hospital for the further treatment that they required.”
Police are investigating the cause of the fatal multiple-vehicle crash.