Video: Tyres Set Alight To Kill Snake Verulam - KZN
Approximately 200 truck tyres that were stored at the Drift graveyard near the Verulam Steel Bridge were set alight by a member of public who attempted to kill a snake earlier today.
Members of Reaction Unit South Africa responded to the scene after receiving multiple calls from the public reporting the blaze. Upon arrival it was establised that a member of public noticed a snake among the scrap tyres. In an attempt to kill the snake the youngster set a stack of tyres alight. The fire spread rapidly resulting in thick black smoke emanating from the property. Fire Fighters from the Ethekwini Fire Department arrived on scene and extinguisd the blaze.
It could not be establised if the snake was killed in the fire.