A man, believed to be in his 50s, was killed this afternoon following an alleged hit-and-run on the N3 highway near Brickfield in Overport, KwaZulu Natal.
ER24 paramedics arrived on the scene to find the body of a man lying in the two right-hand lanes of the highway.
Paramedics assessed the man and found that he had sustained numerous injuries and showed no signs of life.
Unfortunately, nothing could be done for him and he was declared dead.
The driver and vehicle in question was not found on the scene.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.