Beer truck loses load, causes traffic on M1

As a result, one lane is open to traffic.

Truck lost its load on the M1 South before Marlboro Drive. Picture: Twitter @Luigi_SQ

JOHANNESBURG - A truck has lost its load on the M1 south near the Marlboro off-ramp causing major obstruction.

Officials said that cans of beer were now strewn across the highway.

As a result, one lane is open to traffic.

Joburg Metro Police spokesperson Wayne Minnaar said: “A lot of beer has fallen off the truck on the M1 south. Only one lane is open.”