Vegetation is alight at Keizergracht and Russell Street, behind Holy Cross Primary. Palm trees on the traffic island are also burning.
The names of the deceased cannot be released until the next of kin have been informed.
A neighbour said that after hearing her screams, he went to the shack to find out what had happened, and saw the teen, still alive, under a large tree that fell onto her home.
A man felt a bump as he drove over something in the road and found the dead crocodile, which he took back to his house to bury.
According to Metrorail, one of the motor coaches of a train stabled overnight in the Retreat yard was destroyed.
Most of the unclaimed funds sit with just two trade union-affiliated fund administrators: MIBFA and the Mineworkers Provident Fund Administrators, with R19 billion and R4.3 billion owed respectively.

WATCH: Man rescued by military helicopter after falling down KwaZulu-Natal cliff

A military rescue helicopter was then called to the scene for further assistance.

Chiefs sign Kenyan international Akumu Agay

Akumu Agay joins the club on a free transfer.

Community activist shot outside court in KZN

According to reports, the victim was allegedly walking towards the direction of the court when an unknown suspect pulled out a firearm and shot him on the head.

Seshego residents kick Limpopo MEC, police officials out during meeting to discuss gangsterism

Emotions started running high after residents felt the apology from MEC Dickson Masemola and police was not forthcoming.

Denying people in wheelchairs access to shops is discriminatory, argues attorney

Shop owner Salauddin Khan is accused of denying Connor, who uses a wheelchair, access into his store in April 2019.

Bus strike paralyses Port Elizabeth

The workers accuse Spectrum Alert of paying them late and deducting provident fund, unemployment insurance and other benefits from their wages but failing to send the money to the funds, a claim denied by the company.

We are living with the dead, Cookhouse residents say

Wandisa Koba who lives next to the graveyard complained of flies, dogs and snakes from the graveyard.

Man jumps into ocean with pink rescue buoy, helps save two drowning teens

Ricardo Kettledas jumped into the water with it to save one of the teenagers and take him back to shore.

Snakes slither into Pretoria homes after heavy rains

The reptiles often seek shelter in garages, outbuildings, swimming-pool pumps, and electrical boxes.

Former editor Rex Gibson dies, aged 89

Gibson was recipient of the Joint International Editor of Year award of the Atlas World Review, 1979.

Shoes stolen off body of Middelburg suicide victim

Xavier Liebenberg’s fiancé of 13 years said she and the community still have so many unanswered questions as to why he would take his own life.

The not-so-chilled truth: Owning an ice-making business during load shedding

Aqua Chill supplies restaurants, accommodation establishments and petrol stations, but load shedding cost the business at least 10,000 bags in sales in December alone.

‘Spiritual healer’ drowns while trying to find boy swept away in river

The search for the 12-year-old boy is reportedly still continuing.

Durban building on fire

There are no injuries reported at this stage.




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