Two Die in Tornado in South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal

Two people died and scores were injured, houses collapsed or were washed away and trees were uprooted when a tornado ripped through semi-rural areas just outside Pietermaritzburg. In a video on social media, the tornado is seen moving through the countryside while strong winds can be heard on the audio.

A video screengrab of the tornado which hit KwaZuluNatal on November 12, 2019.

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  • Tornado Hits New Hanover

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    eNCA/YouTube
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    eNCA/YouTube
    Publication Date:
    12 November 2019

    A tornado has hit the KwaZulu-Natal Midlands. The province's Cooperative Governance Department has confirmed that it swept across New Hanover. eNCA ... see more »

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