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Man dies as car crashes into river

2012-06-26 10:30

Durban - A man was killed when his car veered into a river in Westville near Durban, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said on Tuesday.

"It’s believed that the driver may have lost control [of the vehicle]... hit a razor wire fence [and] went off the embankment," said ER24 spokesperson Derrick Banks.

"The vehicle rolled and landed in the river."

The man, believed to be in his 20s, was declared dead on the scene.

The accident happened on Monday evening.