High winds knock down Paradise house

– family displaced

A family at Paradise, West Coast Berbice has been displaced after their four-bedroom wooden house collapsed yesterday during heavy winds and rainfall.

Verda Stanley, 42 was downstairs in the yard around 9.15 am doing laundry when she heard a loud crashing sound. She looked around and saw that her house had fallen off its posts and was flat on the ground.

Her 14-year-old daughter, Rondella Isaacs who was upstairs in the house fell with it and hurt her leg in the process. Another child, Qusy, 11,  …..To continue reading, login or subscribe now.

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