Thursday, 14 April 2022
Ventersburg: Provincial Traffic and SAPS Public Order Policing Unit members were deployed to the N1, 8 km from Ventersburg; Kroonstad direction, after a truck driver lost control and overturned. Looters started to take the cargo of pears and apples.
Members of Public Order Policing had to be called to control the crowd that were already feeding themselves. One lane had to be used to deal with the situation and allow the flow of the traffic.
Nobody has been arrested and Provincial Traffic and POP were there to ensure law and order was maintained.
Motorists are sternly warned to reduce speed when reaching Ventersburg as the authorities are there to control the traffic flow.