Tyre theft is an ongoing problem in South Africa, but one could never imagine that thieves would have the time to strip a truck and its trailer of 24 wheels in a single heist.
On top of that, the cunning thieves went ahead and stole the batteries too.
We could not immediately establish the circumstances of the theft. SA Trucker will update this article when more information becomes available.
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