Death toll in Jukskei drownings climbs to 9

Joburg Emergency Services are still searching for a group of worshippers that were swept away by flash floods in the Jukskei River yesterday. Nine people have been confirmed dead so far. eNCA's Aviwe Mtila reports. #dstv403

JOHANNESBURG - The death toll in the Jukskei drownings has climbed to nine.

Johannesburg Emergency Services spokesperson Robert Mulaudzi confirmed that seven more bodies were discovered in the river on Sunday.

READ: Jukskei drowning | Search continues for missing church members

Church members were swept away by flash floods during a baptism ceremony on Saturday.

Several worshippers are still missing.



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