Natural News | Tornado Hits KwaZulu-Natal


Disaster has struck in KwaZulu-Natal. A tornado has robbed scores of people of their homes.

New Hanover has experienced a day of destruction and turmoil as 5 people have been confirmed dead and 18 severely injured, including a baby. Houses have been destroyed, trees have been uprooted while roads being flooded, affecting daily life in the area.

There have been reports of heavy storms since Monday, and it reached its peak on Tuesday afternoon, 12 November 2019 and carried on through Wednesday and early Thursday. More are being anticipated as residents are rebuilding.

Cooperative Governance MEC Sipho Hlomuka and KZN Premier Sihle Zikalala has visited the area, and the MEC's office has promised to assist with relief in the affected areas.

Written by Tevin NKS / Digital Scribes Templar
Edited by Tevin NKS / Digital Scribes Templar