Major collisions on N1 and N2 snarl up traffic in Cape Town

A truck jack-knifed on the N1 incoming near Plattekloof Road and caused a crash. At least 13 vehicles were involved.

At least 13 vehicles were involved in an incident on the N1 near Plattekloof in the early hours of 20 May 2022. Picture: WC Traffic & Safety Reports/Facebook

CAPE TOWN - It's a frustrating end to the week for scores of motorists on two of Cape Town's busiest highways on Friday morning.

A truck jack-knifed on the N1 incoming near Plattekloof Road and caused a crash.

At least 13 vehicles were involved.

At least 13 vehicles were involved in an incident on the N1 near Plattekloof in the early hours of 20 May 2022. Picture: WC Traffic & Safety Reports/Facebook

Officials have also been deployed to a section of the N2 following a collision.

Cape Town Traffic Service's Kevin Jacobs: "Cape Town Traffic Service is attending to an accident scene on the N2 outbound between Robert Sobukwe and airport approach. The two left lanes are obstructed. motorists are advised to proceed with caution."