ARTICLES RELATING TO TRAFFIC

SEE: N1 in Pretoria free flowing again after truck loses load of chickens

2019-01-21 14:15

Traffic on the N1 south has been briefly held up because of a truck that lost its load of chickens, social media reports indicate.

WATCH: Traffic disrupted as truck burns on N1 highway in Pretoria

2019-01-11 14:46

Smoke billowed on the N1 north highway in Pretoria on Friday afternoon after a truck caught fire just before the Garsfontein off-ramp.

WATCH: How to beat the traffic this holiday season

2018-12-24 11:29

The festive season means many things... Lots of food, spending time with the family and unfortunately also lots of traffic. Here's how to get around it.

More delays, more traffic

2018-12-04 16:27

As motorists seethe with frustration at the traffic snarl-ups around construction of Msunduzi’s integrated public transport network (IRPTN), council has heard that the project might be delayed yet again.

PICS: At least 7 killed in fiery N1 crash, Limpopo motorists urged to use alternative routes

2018-11-25 11:03

At least seven people have been burnt beyond recognition and died after the taxi they were travelling in crashed into a truck along the N1 in Limpopo.

N3 re-opened following maintenance

2018-11-03 22:44

The N3 toll route between Hilton and Mooi River in KwaZulu-Natal has been re-opened following maintenance on Sunday morning.

Only about 30% of the world's population drives on the left side of the road

2018-10-20 14:58

There are 163 countries and territories that drive on the right side of the road, while 76 of them drive on the left.

4 dead, 13 injured in N3 collision between SUV and taxi

2018-10-08 09:07

The cause of a crash between an SUV and a minibus taxi that has left four people dead and 13 others injured in Spruitview is still being investigated.

N2 cleared near Athlone, Cape Town after taxi picket blocked roads

2018-09-28 10:54

All lanes on the N2 highway near Jan Smuts Drive in Cape Town have been cleared after being blocked as a result of protest action.

SEE: Worst traffic in SA? Capetonians will spend the equivalent of 6 days stuck in traffic each year

2018-09-26 08:42

We look at the top six congested cities in South Africa and the time it takes to travel during peak-hour traffic.

 

Traffic infringements: My contribution to a solution

2019-01-15 13:34

When a driver is arrested for speeding or reckless driving, they should not be given the fine (or threatened with imprisonment), rather allocate the offender to a specific community service of protection services for paramedics.

SEE: Top driving tips to help make your journey back to work as safe as possible

2019-01-11 05:30

As many motorists return to work and consequently a morning commute, they may once again face traffic congestion that they have not encountered for a month.

WATCH: Intercape bus driver to face reckless and negligent driving charges

2018-12-19 09:00

Intercape has apologised and suspended a driver after footage emerged of him overtaking two trucks on a solid line with no clear view of oncoming traffic.

More delays, more traffic

2018-12-04 15:30

As motorists seethe with frustration at the traffic snarl-ups around construction of Msunduzi’s integrated public transport network (IRPTN), council has heard that the project might be delayed yet again.

Huge delays on N3 near Midmar expected as Eskom replaces stolen cables

2018-11-23 07:27

The N3 Toll Concession is closing the N3 highway near Midmar Dam in both directions on Friday morning to allow Eskom to replace stolen overhead power conductors.

Super-smart traffic lights to be launched in South Africa - and could cut travel time by 26%

2018-10-26 12:28

Africa’s first traffic lights that use an algorithm and electromagnetic loops will be rolled out in Stellenbosch in 2019.

N2 closed as protesting Grabouw residents throw rocks at cars

2018-10-11 11:17

The N2 between Grabouw and Blikkiesdorp in the Western Cape has been closed in both directions because of a violent protest.

PICS: Parts of N1 in Western Cape closed following separate crashes, one involving Greyhound

2018-10-04 09:50

One person has been killed in a crash between a Greyhound bus and a car on the N1 in the Western Cape, according to Western Cape Traffic Chief Kenny Africa.

N1 reopened near De Doorns following protest, police monitoring area

2018-09-27 10:36

The N1 highway at De Doorns, in the Cape Winelands district, has been reopened after a protest believed to be over jobs.

Cape Town keeps 'shutdown protest' under control

2018-09-25 07:57

Protesters appear to have had a limited impact on disrupting Cape Town roads with a planned "shutdown".

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