At approximately 12H42 Wednesday afternoon Netcare 911 responded to reports of a serious collision on the M4 northbound just passed La Lucia.
Reports from the scene indicate that a light motor vehicle collided head-on with the M41 bridge that runs over the M4.
An adult female sustained serious injuries and required Advanced Life Support intervention to stabilize her.
The woman was carefully removed from the wreckage and immediately transported to a hospital for further assessment and care.
The necessary authorities, as well as the Ethekwini Fire and Rescue, were on scene to investigate