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Two trucks set alight during protest in George

Two trucks have been set alight during a protest in George.

A truck that was set alight on Tuesday night during a protest on the N2 in George. Picture: SAPS

CAPE TOWN - Two trucks have been set alight during a protest in George.

It’s unclear what the demonstration is about.

Western Cape Traffic Chief Kenny Africa says: “Since Wednesday morning we closed the N2 at Pacaltsdorp and Thembalethu due to protest action and we urge motorists to please make use of alternative routes until such time that it’s safe to reopen the N2.”

“The freeway between Garden Route Mall and Pacaltsdorp as well as Nelson Mandela Boulevard in Thembalethu are closed and traffic is diverted into the town,” police added.

(Edited by Zamangwane Shange)

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