WARNING: Traffic across Joburg is mayhem after flash floods

Traffic caused by the flooding.

The flash floods from 9 November saw residents of Alex left destitute, over 150 cars were swept away in Linksfield, the Johannesburg Zoo wall collapse and parts of Fourways came to a standstill.

Caxton Greater Joburg North has also learnt that the R55 in Kyalami was blocked off, after the road was covered with debris and Buccleuch suburb was allegedly declared a state of emergency, after flooding in the area.

Motorists are advised to avoid the R55 this morning,  Metro Police on on the scene, attempting to clear the road.

Witkoppen Road in Fourways, between Douglas and Chrisoleit is also affected after the flooding and motorists have been urged to stay clear of the area.

Woodmead Drive has also been closed off to traffic, according to Trevor Brilliant, on of the Caxton Greater JHB North WhatsApp users, while Laura Ann Voster said Tom Jones Road in Benoni was still underwater and had been taped off by police.

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