Sinkhole repairs on its way

2017-06-14 06:00

COUNCILLOR André Beetge reported back on the sinkhole along the R102, just past the Illovo Beach Road turn-off, between Winklespruit and Karridene.

The Department of Transport has opened the road surface and found a collapsed water pipe – the damage has already been removed, but they also noted that the joints of other pipes are starting to come unstuck.

As a result, they plan on replacing more than one section. From Monday, 5 June, they started excavating and the road is reverted to single lane traffic with a stop/go on either end.

Motorists are urged to exercise patience and caution while work is in progress.

- Supplied.



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