A man was injured after a heavy goods vehicle overturned on P200 near Port Shepstone on the KZN South Coast this morning.
Netcare 911 paramedics and other services arrived at the scene and found the truck lying on its side obstructing the roadway.
Upon assessment of all the occupants of the heavy goods vehicle it was found the driver was injured during the accident and the passenger did not sustain any injuries.
The injured man was treated on scene and transported to hospital for further medical care.
Exact detail to the cause of the accident and preceding events will remain the subject of a police investigation.
Traffic was affected until full recovery of the vehicle was completed.