Body of 12-year-old swept away by river found in Verulam

The body of a 12-year old boy who was swept away by the swollen Umdloti River river in Verulam, KwaZulu-Natal has been found. Courtesy #DStv403

JOHANNESBURG - The body of the 12-year old boy who was swept away by a swollen Umdloti River in Verulam, KwaZulu-Natal has been found.

The body was found by local lifeguards.

On Saturday, police divers from the Durban search and rescue, the K9SAR were redeployed to Verulam were deployed.

The search, however, was called off due to the rapid flow of water.

An inquest has been opened.

 

The search for a missing 11-year-old boy who was swept away while trying to cross the Umdloti River, will resume tomorrow. Courtesy #DStv403

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