File photo: Wesley Fester.

Johannesburg - Two people were killed and 13 others injured when a minibus overturned on the N2 north bound, outside Port Shepstone, KwaZulu-Natal, on Saturday, paramedics said.

The minibus overturned and came to a standstill at the bottom of an embankment, Netcare 911 spokeswoman Santi Steinmann said.

“A total of 13 people sustained injuries ranging from moderate to serious.

“All the injured were treated on scene and transported to hospital for further medical care,” she said.

Police were investigating the accident.