Durban - A man was killed in an accident on the N2 near Tinley Manor in KwaZulu-Natal on Sunday, said paramedics.

His car had veered off the road and ended up at the bottom of a steep embankment, said Netcare 911 spokeswoman Santi Steinmann.

“Upon arrival on scene paramedics found that a man, believed to be in his forties, had tragically lost his life,” said Steinmann.

The cause of the accident was not clear.