An alleged road rage incident in Mpumalanga left 12 people in
Middelburg police said.
Spokesperson Leonard Hlathi said a case of assault
with intent to cause serious bodily harm and the other of common assault hae
Hlathi said that the incident had occured in
Doornkop, a suburb near Middelburg.
Some of the victims have been being treated in
Hlathi said that a sedan barricaded a taxi from
moving further, alleging that the taxi driver had been driving badly.
“There was an exchange of words which lead to the
driver of the sedan calling for back up from his friends” Hlathi said.
Hlathi said that the sedan driver’s friends arrived
at the scene and the passengers of the taxi were allegedly assaulted.
Hlati added that the police were summoned to the
scene and the two cases were opened.
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