Johannesburg EMS spokesperson Robert Mulaudzi said 30 of the shacks were inside the building, while 20 others were outside.
The incident occurred at the plant at approximately 4am on Thursday.
In Wynberg, a tree fell on a vehicle and branches were strewn across a parking lot.
Paramedics have treated four patients for minor injuries.
The damage was estimated to be around R3 million.
It is understood that the two vehicles collided with each other at an intersection, sending one of the vehicles in the direction of the boy, who was near the side of the road.

Disasters Five-year-old girl killed in Cape Town blaze, two adults badly burnt

The police say the cause of the fire is unknown at this stage.

Disasters Nearly 100 homes damaged by heavy thunderstorm in Mpumalanga

The municipality has provided the affected families with food parcels and blankets.

Disasters Monster cyclone Harold tears through Fiji

The official NaDraki weather service said the cyclone was offshore south of Fiji’s main island Viti Levu, but passing closer to land than initially expected.

Disasters Forensic report in Enock Mpianzi’s death set for release

The Mpianzi family’s legal representative, Ian Levitt, was shocked by the move, saying they had not given their blessing for the report to be released.

Disasters Little girl and baby boy among four killed in Cape Town fire

Four people, including a little girl and baby boy, were killed in a shack fire in Mfuleni in the early hours of Friday morning, bringing to seven the number of people killed in Cape Town fires in less than a week.

Disasters Battle to protect property as ‘huge mountain fire’ near Paarl spreads

All resources have been deployed to stop the inferno burning in the Du Toitskloof Pass near Paarl, which has caused damage to houses and other property in the vicinity, the Cape Winelands District Municipality said on Friday.

Disasters Enock Mpianzi drowning report reveals ‘lots and lots of wrongdoing’

Gauteng education MEC Panyaza Lesufi is expected to release the report at the University of the Witwatersrand on Thursday evening.

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IN PICS: Ex-schoolmates, teachers bid Enock Mpianzi farewell

Disasters IN PICS: Ex-schoolmates, teachers bid Enock Mpianzi farewell

‘I wish a miracle could happen,’ Enock’s natural sciences teacher Mapula Modipa-Xaba said through tears. ‘I can’t believe he is gone, and gone in the way that he left.’

Disasters Principal removed from post after killing of pupil Laticia Jansen

Patricia Peters will report to the district office from Wednesday, pending the finalisation of an investigation into Jansen’s horrific death.

Disasters Guard of honour for Enock Mpianzi’s parents at emotional farewell

In honour of Mpianzi, Parktown Boys’ High pupils formed the guard of honour on the path he would have walked on his final day at the school in 2024.

Disasters Parktown Boys’ High won’t be shut down – Lesufi at Enock Mpianzi memorial

Lesufi added that he had urged all investigators to conclude their probes so that a report could be made public to the school community.

Disasters WATCH: Private law firm appointed to lead Enock Mpianzi drowning probe

This was due to inconsistencies in ‘alleged facts’ surrounding the turn of events at the camp.

Disasters Laerskool Bekker drowning: Keamohetswe Seboko to be laid to rest in Soweto

Seboko’s family believed that there may have been an element of bullying involved in his death after marks were found on his body.

Disasters Boy who tried to save Enock can’t shower or cry due to trauma, says mother

The boy’s mother, who cannot be named to protect his identity, says he’s been stunned into silence, and that the sound of water traumatises him.



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