An attempted hijacking incident went horribly wrong in Benoni, East Rand, claiming the lives of multiple victims.
Benoni attempted hijacking: Here’s what we know so far
Details about the incident were still trickling in when this article was published.
However, according to reliable sources, the incident unfolded on Pomona Road, near the R21 route.
It’s believed at least six victims were shot, four of whom were fatally wounded, and two others were rushed to hospital in critical condition.
Our sources on the ground indicate that Benoni authorities have cordoned off Pomona Road, High Road and Holding Road for further investigations, and thus, motorists are advised to avoid these areas.
A statement from the police had not come in when this article was published.
This is a developing story.