Early morning chaos erupted in the pinetown cbd as more than 30 gun shots were heard.
According to eye witnesses occupants of two vehicles started shooting at one another opposite the Knowles Spar.
The driver of a black Mercedes benz got out of the vehicle and fell to the ground where he was shot in the head.
The vehicle was riddled with bullet holes and spend cartridges was spread all over the road.
A 9mm pistol was found inside the vehicle.
Pinetown saps have closed off the road and will be investigating a case of murder