A man, believed to be in his 30s, was killed this afternoon when a tractor and light motor vehicle collided on the R614 in Harburg, KwaZulu Natal.

ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find both the light motor vehicle and the tractor on the side of the road. The light motor vehicle was found partially beneath the front of the tractor.

Upon closer inspection, medics found the body of a man, believed to be in his 30s, lying inside the light motor vehicle. Assessments showed that the man had sustained numerous injuries and showed no signs of life. Nothing could be done for him and he was declared dead.

The driver of the tractor fortunately escaped injury.

Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.