At least 10 people have died on KwaZulu-Natal roads following multiple fatal accidents during the course of Friday evening.
KwaZulu-Natal Emergency Medical Services (EMS) spokesperson Robert McKenzie said six people had died in a serious crash between two vehicles on the R103 near the Midmar Dam.
McKenzie said another two people died in a separate crash on the R617, with two other occupants critically injured.
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"On the N3 near Tweedie in the early hours of this morning, there has been a crash involving a truck," he said.
McKenzie said the driver of the truck had passed away after sustaining fatal injuries.
In a separate incident on the N2, near Chesterville, a pedestrian had been knocked down and sustained fatal injuries.