Vehicle stuck in trench after road collapse incident

A vehicle dived nose first into a water-filled trench on Eastwood Avenue. Photos: Supplied.

 

Motorists have been advised to avoid Eastwood Avenue in Randpark Ridge after the road collapsed and a vehicle became stuck in a trench of water on Thursday, 8 March.

Vital Med closed the road after the road collapse incident.

Tyron Pieterse from Vital Med, who assisted the driver of the vehicle outside Trinityhouse Pre-primary School, said the information from the City indicated that the road collapsed due to a pipe burst.

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He confirmed that no injuries were reported and that the entire road has been closed off in both directions.

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