Drivers defy closure of bridge

2013-12-24 00:00

SINCE last week, the notorious Woodhouse Road low-level bridge near Sobantu — that almost claimed five lives earlier this month — has been permanently closed. However, people have been removing the barricades and breaking the boom gate locks to cross over the bridge and take a short-cut from the northern suburbs to Scottsville.

Madonda said barricades had been placed to close the bridge and more signage has been put up. “Unfortunately people have ignored the signage and they even broke the gate and removed the barricades,” she said. 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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