Vlakfontein protesters close down R553

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Vlakfontein protesters. Photo CICA.

The Golden Highway (R553) blocked again today by Vlakfontein residents with burning tires, rubble and rocks. It is closed from Zakariyya Park to Vlakfontein.

Use ‪alternate‬ routes via K43, R554 and N1.

No cars are allowed on Golden Highway.

Residents ‪are protesting‬ that they have had no ‪electricity‬ for 3 days in the freezing weather.

A patrol vehicle was stoned last night.

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