struck yesterday after a pastor drowned while baptising his church
members in the river at Blood River village in Seshego outside Polokwane
in South Africa.
It was reported that the pastor entered the flooded river and was swept away.
church members who were about to be baptised, were left reeling from
shock as they watched helplessly as the head of their church was swept
Residents of the area believe the river is possessed with evil spirits
Police officers were called to the scene.
The body of the deceased pastor has been recovered.