Durban Panel Beaters

This just in: Gas explosion kills 6, injures 26 at Durban harbour

A “freak accident” has led to deaths and injuries at Durban harbour.

Durban Panel Beaters

Breaking news this Friday afternoon is that of a gas explosion at the naval base in Durban harbour. The incident took place in the naval base’s sewer pit at around midday.

6 men have died and a total of 26 have been injured, IOL reports that paramedics arrived on scene to recover the bodies of the men and treat the injured. The explosion has been labelled a “freak accident” by officials. Of the 6 men that are dead 3 are believed to be army officials while the other 3 are civilians.

The injured 26 are all in various conditions have been taken to different hospitals, details are still scarce at this time as officials are reluctant to say due to much as it a naval incident.  As more details become available we will bring them to you.

Check out eNCA’s interview with ER24 below.