NEWSFLASH: Truck’s illegal U-turn causes traffic snarl-up in Irene

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A truck which got stuck across the lanes of Nellmapius Drive in Irene, Centurion, left motorists frustrated on Thursday afternoon.

Tshwane metro police spokesperson Nonhlanhla Mgiba said officers were dispatched to the scene where traffic was obstructed for several minutes while attempts were made to remove the heavy-duty vehicle.

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Mgiba warned motorists about the dangers of making illegal U-turns on the road.

,” she said.

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“It is of vital importance to consider other road users when driving,” she said.

The road was eventually cleared and traffic moved smoothly on the busy road.

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