Bus driver caught red-handed

Disciplinary proceedings are underway after a bus driver was caught allegedly overtaking across a solid line.

A Translux bus was photographed while illegally overtaking across a solid line on 24 July 2012. Picture: Supplied

CAPE TOWN - Disciplinary proceedings are underway after a bus driver was caught allegedly overtaking across a solid line on the N1 outside Touws River.

A member of the public forwarded a picture of the vehicle as it was illegally overtaking a truck.

The photo was sent to authorities and the bus operator.

Western Cape Transport MEC Robin Carlisle said the company is taking disciplinary action against the driver.