'I heard a thunderstorm': aerial video shows South Africa's deadliest storm on record – video

Aerial footage shows destroyed buildings and hillsides washed away by floods from a deadly storm in the South African city of Durban and surrounding areas that has killed more than 300 people, according to a senior government official. 

The heaviest rains in 60 years pummelled Durban’s municipality (called eThekwini in Zulu). According to AFP, the storm is the deadliest on record in South Africa. Flood victim Meli Sokela told Reuters that he heard a loud noise like thunder hitting his roof on Monday night. He said he and his child were hit by concrete

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