Elderly man dies in Durban crash

2012-04-18 17:27

Johannesburg - An elderly man died on Wednesday when a five-ton truck hit the side of his car on Bayhead Road, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal paramedics said.

Netcare 911 spokesperson Chris Botha said the accident happened after midnight.

"The truck struck the vehicle with such force that it destroyed half of the vehicle."

The man died on the scene.