Man killed in hit-and-run in Benoni

Johannesburg - A man was killed in an apparent hit-and-run accident in Benoni, east of Johannesburg, on Tuesday, paramedics said.

ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring said the man, in his 30s, was found lying on the middle road divider.

"Unfortunately the man had already succumbed to his fatal injuries. The driver of the vehicle was not found on scene," said Meiring.

"Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations."