Incidents June 3, 2022
[BENONI] – Three men injured in a cash-in-transit heist.
Three security officers were injured following a cash-in-transit heist on Putfontein Road in Benoni this afternoon.
ER24 paramedics arrived at 14h20 to find several security forces already in attendance. A light motor vehicle was found well alight in the middle of the road while a wrecked cash-in-transit vehicle was on the side of the road. The vehicle had been completely blown open in an explosion; debris spread across the veld.
Medics assessed three men found walking around the scene and found that they had escaped with minor injuries. Fortunately, no serious injuries or fatalities were found.
The men were treated and later transported to nearby hospitals for further care.
Local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.