VIDEO: Mall roof caves in following severe storm

Parts of the roof at the Greenstone Mall caved in following a storm on Saturday. Photo: YouTube / BUL PI Joubert


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JOHANNESBURG – Parts of the Greenstone Mall's roof caved in on Saturday following heavy rains.

Spokesperson of the mall, Debbie Horak said no one was injured.

“Part of the roof sheeting fell off yesterday [Saturday] between 7 and 8pm. The area is closed and repairs are being done.”

Horak added that the mall is operating fully.

Damage to property was also reported in Secunda in Mpumalanga.

A number of warnings for severe thunderstorms over large parts of South Africa were issued by Weather SA on Saturday.

Gauteng and KwaZulu-Natal were recently hit by severe storms that left a trail of destruction.


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