ETHEKWINI NEWS FLASH
 
22/01/18
 
Clean-Up Operations Underway After High Waves Hit Durban Promenade
 
Clean-up operations have begun at the Durban beachfront after high waves washed over the beach promenade yesterday afternoon, 21 January 2018.
 
A seven-year old child died when she was washed away by the waves while standing on the pier.
 
The North Beach bathing area and pier remain closed as clean-up operations continue. No infrastructural damage has been reported. It is anticipated that the cleanup operations will be completed by the end of today.
 
Ends
 
Issued by the eThekwini Municipality’s Head of Communications, Tozi Mthethwa.
 
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