1 person dies, another critically injured after Eskom power station explosion
The utility says the power tripped at Unit 5 of the Lethabo power station causing an explosion.
JOHANNESBURG - Eskom has confirmed that one person has been killed and another critically injured at its Lethabo power station in the Vaal.
The utility says the power tripped at Unit 5 of the station causing an explosion on Wednesday.
Eskom says it's not clear what caused the trip.
Spokesperson Khulu Phasiwe says they’re investigating the extent of the damage to the unit.