EAST LONDON – At least 18 people have been killed at an East London tavern.
Authorities are investigating an incident where at least 18 people were found dead at Enyobeni Tavern in East London on Sunday morning.
Earlier reports stated police were investigating the deaths at least 22 people.
It is still unclear what led to the multiple deaths.
According to Eastern Cape Transport spokesperson Unathi Bonqosi, who is at the scene, they are still trying to determine the exact number of people who died.
“It is no less than 18 people who have died in this incident,” Binqose told News24.
According to the venue’s Facebook page, on Saturday they had an all-black themed party celebrating two people’s birthdays.
Police and emergency services are currently still at the scene
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