A rock fell on an 18 -year-old girl and killed her instantly, the terrible incident happened outside Steelpoort at a village called Stoking.
The unlucky girl was identified as Tshenolo Mokoena. Mokoena was sleeping with other four members of her family when the rock fell on their house during the early hours of 23 March 2018.
The rock destroyed the family’s home. Other family members were lucky to escape with no injuries.
When emergency personnel arrived at the mountainous village, it was too little too late as the girl had already passed on.
The Burgersfort police confirmed to the Sekhukhune Times that they are currently investigating an inquest case.