Neil McCartney
Chief Photographer
1 minute read
28 Apr 2022
12:56 pm

Watch: City of Johannesburg EMS members return from KZN Search and Rescue mission

Neil McCartney

The City of Johannesburg Emergency Management Services members have returned following their search and rescue efforts in KZN.

A small welcoming event held at the Northviewfire station in Johannesburg yesterday, 28 April 2022. The event was to welcome the Gauteng Urban Search and Rescue team home after they mobilised to help assist with the rescue efforts after the floods in Kwazulu Natal recently. Picture: Neil McCartney

The deployment came after the Gauteng Cogta made a request to the City of Johannesburg to avail Technicians to join the Search and Rescue mission after KwaZulu-Natal was hit by heavy rains and flooding, which resulted in the loss of lives and displacement.

The MMC of Public Safety in the City of Johannesburg Counsillor David Tembe together with the Management of Johannesburg Emergency Management Services welcomed the rescuers back at Northview Fire Station.