Johannesburg - A petrol station manager was shot and killed during a robbery in Bryanston, Johannesburg, on Tuesday, Gauteng police said.

The man was walking along William Nicol Drive to deposit money at the Nicolway mall around 10am when he was confronted by two gunmen, Captain Augustinah Selepe said.

After the shooting the men fled in a Toyota Yaris parked nearby.

Sapa