Monday 26 October, 2020

VIDEO: Bush fire causes visibility challenge for drivers on Mandela

Smoke from a bush fire nearby the Mandela Highway has been causing visibility problems for motorists.

Smoke from a bush fire nearby the Mandela Highway has been causing visibility problems for motorists.

Motorists are being warned to exercise caution when traversing the Mandela Highway as smoke from a nearby bush fire on Thursday afternoon has caused visibility problems for drivers.

The fire of unknown origin reportedly started around midday.

Smoke from the fire was still causing a problem for drivers up to the time of this publication. However, firefighters were observed trying to control the blaze.

Until the smoke subsides, the police are calling on motorists to slow down and exercise caution when driving to avoid accidents.

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