PICS: Restaurant roof on N1 bridge collapses

2016-05-20 13:36
Parts of the roof of a restaurant on the N1 near Pretoria collapsed, injuring 6 people. (Netcare 911)

Parts of the roof of a restaurant on the N1 near Pretoria collapsed, injuring 6 people. (Netcare 911)

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Pretoria - One worker and five customers have sustained mild injuries after a section of a roof at a restaurant collapsed, Netcare 911 said on Friday.

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Spokesperson Athlenda Mathe said reports from the scene indicated the partial collapse happened at the Total garage on the N1 in Hammanskraal, Gauteng.

"A total of six people sustained minor injuries - two people refused hospital treatment, while four others were stabilised on scene and transported to various hospitals in the area for further medical care."

This incident happened at about 12:00.

It remains unclear what caused the partial collapse.

- This is a developing story. More to follow.

(Netcare 911)

(Netcare 911)

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