Heavy storm Vereeniging now has collapsed the Global petrol station in Vereeniging

Many vehicles an properties worth millions of Rand has been destroyed due to severe storm with damaging winds in the area.

Similar incident has happened sometime last year when in Gauteng residents where warned of another severe storm and damaging winds with more rainfall expected.

Several houses were damaged and trees uprooted in areas, including Ennerdale and parts of Soweto on Monday night.

One man was injured in a wall collapse during the storm and has been hospitalized.

The South African Weather Service’s Dipuo Tawana says: “We’re still expecting thunderstorms over Johannesburg but it’s going to be isolated thunderstorms and showers.

“At the moment, the conditions are not favorable that we might issue an alert for that area. For Joburg and the Vaal there are no alerts, just for Tshwane.”

 

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