Cameras spot accidents

2008-04-29 00:00

Safe City has warned that there have been a number of accidents captured by their cameras, especially during load-shedding periods when traffic lights are not functioning. They reiterated that motorists should treat uncontrolled intersections as four-way stops.

“Before entering such an intersection, make sure that the other motorists have seen you and then proceed with caution. Don’t take it for granted that they have seen you,” said Lucas Holtzhausen, general manager of Safe City.

Holtzhausen said that between April 12 and 18, 24 incidents were captured on camera, 22 of which required police intervention.

Four arrests were made.

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