Boy, 9, drowns in water-filled excavation hole in KZN

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Boy, 9, drowns in water-filled excavation hole in KZN: IPSS Medical Rescue said when it arrived at the scene, it established the young boy had been playing in a large water-filled excavation hole “when he got into difficulty and drowned”.

KZN govt expects tornado damage to run into the millions: The KwaZulu-Natal provincial government says it expects damage to homes and infrastructure to run into the millions following Tuesday’s tornado which ripped through New Hanover, Pietermaritzburg.

KZN storms: Residents warned to brace for more bad weather: As affected residents of Tuesday’s tornado in New Hanover, Pietermaritzburg pick up the pieces, the eThekwini Municipality has warned residents of a looming downpour on Thursday and Friday.

Body of 7-year-old KZN boy swept off low-level bridge found in river: The body of the seven-year-old boy who was swept off the Soweto bridge in Darnell, KwaZulu-Natal, while walking from school was found on Wednesday afternoon, according to IPSS Medical Rescue.

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