N1 highway in Limpopo reopened after fuel tanker fire

The N1 near Bela-Bela in Limpopo was reopened late Sunday night.

JOHANNESBURG - The N1 near Bela-Bela in Limpopo was reopened late Sunday night after a fuel tanker caught alight.

Preliminary reports suggest that a burst tyre could have sparked the fire.

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Authorities are investigating the cause of the accident.

The driver escaped unharmed.

In a separate incident, on the same stretch of road, one person was killed in a crash. 

Police are investigating a case of culpable homicide.

Source
eNCA

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