Durban - A woman in her 30s died and another was injured when their car overturned near Thornville, KwaZulu-Natal, on Wednesday, paramedics said.

Paramedics found the car lying on the side of the R56, said ER24 spokesman Russel Meiring.

“The lifeless body of one of the occupants was found 5m from the vehicle.”

The injured person was treated on the scene and taken to hospital. Meiring said the cause of the accident was not known.