Sergeant David Lekhetha, 48 was celebrating her 8 year old daughter's birthday (Nneheng) together with his 38 year old wife Thakane and his 4 year old daughter Naledi before power went off. The off-duty police officer and three members of his family died after a fire broke out when their lights went back on after load shedding in Wesbank.
Cop, family killed in fire: Teen girl and child endure burst A cop is affirmed to have went through a difficulty alongside his relatives where they shockingly died from a fire that broke out inside his home in view of a light switch, this is accepted to have happened after load shedding had completed and the power had returned up.
An off-duty police officer and three members of his family have died after their home caught a light when their lights went back after load shedding in Wesbank. The family had just celebrated Nneheng's birthday in the afternoon, the people who died are Sergeant David Lekhetha, 48, his wife Thakane, 38, their daughters Nneheng, 8, and Naledi, 4.