A man has been left with serious burns to his body after the factory he was in somehow caught on fire on Thursday evening just after 5 pm.
Rescue Care Paramedics arrived on the scene to find the Durban Fire Department extinguishing the flames.
One man in his twenties had sustained serious burns to his upper body. He was stabilised on scene by Rescue Care Advanced Life Support Paramedics and then rushed through to a nearby hospital for the further care that he required.
The factory suffered extensive damage due to the fire.
At this stage, the exact cause of the fire is unknown however SAPS were on the scene and will be investigating further.