TRAIN ABLAZE ON THE MARAISBURG TRAIN BRIDGE RUNNING OVER THE N1...
On Tuesday evening, traffic on the N1 in Roodepoort were delayed after a train caught fire on the bridge running over the N1 causing debris from the burning train to fall onto the highway below.
Fortunately no injuries were reported.
The exact cause of the fire has not yet been confirmed and will form part of investigation.
However, unconfirmed reports indicate that the fire started due to a technical fault.