A 47-year-old man was shot-and-killed this morning outside his residence on Indus Road in Copesville, KwaZulu Natal.

ER24 paramedics, along with another service, arrived on the scene at 07h45 to find the body of a man lying in the driver seat of his light motor vehicle, parked in the residence driveway.

Medic quickly assessed the man and found that he showed no signs of life, having sustained a gunshot wound to his head.

Unfortunately, nothing could be done for him and he was declared dead on scene.

The details surrounding this incident are not yet known but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.