The police in the Northern Cape say investigations are under way after a fuel tanker caught fire on the N1 outside Colesberg on Sunday night.
Police Spokesperson, Sergio Kock, says the fire department has extinguished the fire and the N1 road is open.
Kock says, “The Colesberg SAPS attended a scene where a fuel tanker caught fire on the N1 approximately 31km outside Colesberg. The incident happened on 13 February 2022 at about 18:00 and the driver escaped unscathed. Police opened an accident report. The investigation continues.”
Last year, two people killed after a petrol tanker caught fire in Clairwood, Durban: