Durban - A man suffered a fatal head injury after a tree fell on him in the Midlands earlier today.
According to ER 24 spokesperson Russel Meiring the incident took place on an estate in Baynesfield, outside Pietermaritzburg.
Meiring said the victim was believed to be 33 years old.
"When paramedics arrived on scene they found the patient had been loaded into a truck where the incident took place and brought to the main building of the estate.
"On assessment, medics found that the man had sustained a serious head injury and showed no signs of life.