Protest causes closure of main road

2011-06-30 06:57

Protesters in Zandspruit were throwing stones at cars, resulting in the closure of Beyers Naude Drive, Joburg Metro Police said today.

“These people are throwing stones at cars so we have had to close Beyers Naude Drive near Peter Road. Cars going from Krugersdorp to Johannesburg will not be able to use that road,” said Chief Superintendent Wayne Minnaar.

He said Metro Police officers were monitoring the situation.

It was not known what they were protesting about, he said.

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