Following heavy rains in the Western Cape, the George Municipality has made an urgent appeal for people to stay at home as the downpours has caused heavy flooding.
Major roads in George on the Garden Route are under water after heavy downpours.
The municipality says various department are addressing the challenges cause by the heavy rains and flooding.
“Rain and extensive flooding is causing road closures across the region. Several streets in and outside the city are underwater and are dangerous and/or impassable.”
It says there are also power outages in areas across the city.
The municipality has urged motorists to drive slowly and be cautious on the roads.
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