Monday, February 22, 2010

Five die as mercury soars

Because, summer is awesome!
Yay, hot weather!
Hot weather is the best!
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Five people, including two children, died at the weekend in blistering heat which kept rescuers on their toes, battling fires in scorching conditions and helping swimmers and hikers.

Beaches and pools were crowded as people headed for the water to cool off as temperatures rose above 45°C in some areas of the province

- Via iol.co.za