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[FACT CHECK] Did tennis ball-size hail stones fall in Gauteng?

EWN takes a closer look at an image circulated on social media showing hailstones as big as tennis balls after storms hit Gauteng on Monday.

Did tennis ball-size hailstones fall in Gauteng?

JOHANNESBURG - There is no disputing the fact that Monday's severe thunder- and hail storms caused major damage across Gauteng, including injuries and at least one death when a roof collapsed in Krugersdorp.

But is an image depicting tennis-ball size hailstones really from Monday's storms? And is it even from South Africa?

A Twitter user shared the image, to which Gauteng Weather responded, saying that it was an old picture and not from South Africa.

So Eyewitness News did a reverse image search, which revealed that the picture first surfaced on 26 March 2013 after hail storms hit Central Mississippi in the United States.