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Tereasa Dias
1 minute read
2 Apr 2019
11:05 am

PICS: Storm wreaks havoc in Mpumalanga

Tereasa Dias

So far no serious injuries have been reported.

Picture: Storm damage to a vehicle.

A storm wreaked havoc on the R40 Barberton Road last night after a tree fell on a car and roofs were blown off homes. Lowvelder reports that J&M Security’s Nico van Aswegen and his family were driving home on a dirt road when a tree fell onto their vehicle.

J&M’s Security’s Hendrick Botha said Van Aswegan had sustained minor head injuries, but was discharged from hospital this morning. “His family was with him in the car, but luckily they were not injured.”

Damage to a house on the R40.

Damage at Pro-Life’s kennels

A house damaged during the storm.

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