Adult male dies in hail of bullets on Meridian Drive in Umhlanga, Durban

Netcare 911 responded to reports of a shooting on Meridian Drive in Umhlanga, Durban.

Reports from the scene indicate that an adult male believed to be in his forties had sustained multiple high caliber gunshot wounds throughout his body in what appears to be a hit.

The patient was assessed by a Netcare 911 paramedic, however, he showed no signs of life and was declared deceased.

Circumstances leading up to the incident will be investigated by the relevant authorities who were on the scene.