Bloemfontein - A man died when a truck overturned on the N1 south about 40km from Bloemfontein on Wednesday, paramedics said.

“(Paramedics) found that a heavy goods vehicle had overturned resulting in one man tragically losing his life and one man was found to be in a serious condition,” Netcare 911 spokeswoman Santi Steinmann said.

“The injured man was treated on scene before he was transported to hospital for further medical care.”

She said the cause of the accident was not known and police would investigate. - Sapa