Metrorail to halt trains in honour of slain driver

2012-12-27 09:19

Metrorail will not operate in Gauteng on New Year’s Day in honour of train driver J P du Plessis, who was found stabbed to death in a stationary locomotive outside Hercules Station, Pretoria, on Christmas Day.

“It is with great sadness and regret to learn of this unfortunate incident. As management, we are of the view that one death is just too many, especially in this horrific manner,” said Tembela Kulu, Metrorail’s Gauteng manager. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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