The Death Toll From A South Africa Gas Leak Blamed On

  • 05/07/23

    At least 24 people have died in a suspected gas leak in an informal settlement in Johannesburg.

    A spokesman for the disaster and emergency management services in the Ekurhuleni municipality, William Ntladi, said the leak came from a gas cylinder in one of the yards within the Angelo Squatter camp near the suburb of Boksburg, South Africas state-owned broadcaster SABC reported on Wednesday.

    For now the number is 24, Ntladi told SABC television.

    Once the scene unfolds throughout the night... [see source for more information]