Traffic was brought to a standstill on the N3 in Villiers when a strong hail storm battered the area.
Trucks and cars squeezed to take shelter under bridges but many others had to take the beating while parked on the roadside.
Hail was also reported in Cartonville and surrounding areas.
Severe hailstorm Carletonville area. Storm moving towards Randfontein / Krugersdorp / Magaliesburg area. NOW
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— Weather🌩️by AfriWX (@afriwx) October 31, 2020
A motorist who was caught up in the storm sent this video to SA Trucker.