A motorist narrowly escaped a dangerous situation on the N4 near Solomon Mahlangu outside Pretoria, South Africa. The driver was travelling on the highway when they drove over a set of spikes or nails on the road, causing one of their tires to be damaged.
According to eyewitnesses, the motorist quickly moved their vehicle to the middle lane and continued driving slowly, avoiding further harm or accidents.
Twitter users have been using the hashtag #CrimeWatch to raise awareness of such incidents and encourage vigilance among motorists. Police officials have urged drivers to remain alert and report any suspicious activity or hazards on the road, particularly in areas with a history of criminal activity.
N4 near Solomon Mahlangu, outside Pretoria: This motorist immediately moved onto the middle man and continued driving slowly after a tyre was damaged by spikes/nails. #CrimeWatch pic.twitter.com/z2ywkn4jBf
— Yusuf Abramjee (@Abramjee) March 12, 2023
Picture: Twitter / Abramjee