Torrential rains have mercilessly lashed on the Kwazulu Natal coast leaving a trail of destruction.
As at 11h00 the N2 freeway was closed to traffic as cars were submerged in water.
Toyota plant in the same vicinity was said to be completely covered in water.
Many areas including, Glenwood, Montclair, Isipingo, Yellowood Park, greater Upper Highway area, Chatsworth, Westville, Bluff and many other are without electricity.
Residents are advised to avoid travelling until the rains subside and the roads are cleared.