Six car pile-up on N1

Photo: @netstartraffic/Twitter.

Traffic on the N1 north was severely backed-up by lunch time after a six-car pile-up after the Rigel Avenue exit.

The accident occurred between the Rigel Avenue and Garsfontein Road off-ramps, east of Pretoria.

Emer-G-Med spokesperson Braam Kruger said no one was injured.

“The cause of the accident is not clear, but it suspected the wet weather played a part. Four lanes of the highway are still closed,” he said by 13:30.

“The scene is still being investigated by police, and traffic will be heavily affected for some time as a result.”

Also read: 

Horrific accident leaves one dead

Reality show star allegedly involved in accident

Young Pretoria lawyer dies in car accident

Do you have more information about the story? Please send us an email to [email protected] or phone us on 083 625 4114.

For free breaking and community news, visit Rekord’s websites:

Rekord East

Rekord North

Rekord Centurion

Rekord Moot

For more news and interesting articles, like Rekord on Facebook, follow us on Twitter or Instagram.

  • We have exciting news! We’re offering a free alert to help you always be in the loop. Send an email with the word ‘Subscribe’ to [email protected] to receive your free daily breaking news update.
Kristian Meijer

Latest News


Recommended Story x
NEWSFLASH: Woman critically injured in N1 accident