Durban: Four cars and a train have been burnt completely during a violent service delivery protest at Umlazi Railway Station in KwaZulu-Natal.
#sapsKZN Umlazi #SAPS opened a case of public violence following damage to property during #ProtestAction by +- 1000 protesters at Umlazi Railway Station this am. Train coaches damaged, ticket office & 4 vehicles set alight. POP & Metro Police remain in area. #PoliceVisibility ME pic.twitter.com/AEQQNHci16
— SA Police Service (@SAPoliceService) September 21, 2018
At the moment, it’s been difficult to establish reasons behind the violent protest, but the crowd has since dispersed.
No fatality have been reported and no arrests have been made so far.
KwaZulu-Natal Police have confirmed that a case of public violence has been opened.
A train and three vehicles have been torched by angry commuters at Umlazi train station pic.twitter.com/MqOukKEwOH
— Thuba Vilane (@thubao) September 21, 2018