Month: November 2018

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SA Trucker Whatsapp Group goes live

Welcome to SA Trucker Whatsapp Groups an initiative that came about as a response to the attacks on truck drivers and their trucks in recent months. Our fellow truck drivers have been killed or injured in incidents where sometimes it could have been avoidable if the police had acted or if information had moved faster. …

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Drama at weighbridge as driver snatches cop’s lunch box

There was drama at a KZN weighbridge on Monday after a driver snatched an RTI officer’s lunch box after she apparently refused him to go to buy food. An SA Trucker fan, Sibusiso, who witnessed the free show said he and the lunch box snatcher guy had their trucks held for overload at the N11 …

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Hijacking gone wrong leads to crash, 5 killed

Limpopo – A truck hijacking gone wrong has been blamed for a fatal crash that killed five people on Saturday morning at Modimolle mountain. The multiple fatality crash occurred at 01h30 on Saturday 10 November 2018 on the N1 at Modimolle Mountain, Limpopo. A Freightliner truck, a Toyota Tazz, Hilux and a Mercedes Benz Viano …

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Trucker dies on his birthday after suffering heart attack while driving

A South African truck driver is being hailed brave even in death after he managed to safely pull off the road while suffering a heart attack which he eventually succumbed to. The driver, Johan Buys, died yesterday on the N4 highway near Bronkhonspruit after suffering a heart attack. Concerned citizens informed the police of a …

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TRAFFIC WARNING: N3 road closure scheduled for Sunday

Durban – A section of the N3 freeway will be closed for about three hours on Sunday to allow Eskom to replace power cables in the vicinity of the Petronet Substation near Tweedie and the Midmar Pump Station in the Midlands. The N3 Toll Concession says the the closure will be enforced between 8am and …

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