Fallen traffic officer

2008-06-19 00:00

The family, friends and colleagues of Msunduzi Traffic Officer Desmond Hanson, killed last week in an attempt to stop an errant taxi driver, said their final farewells to him on Tuesday. A procession preceded the funeral service, after which a cavalcade went on to the Mountain Rise

Given the aggression inherent in this driving behaviour, it’s perhaps unsurprising that individual traffic officers seem less than eager to face the drivers.

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