Huguenot Tunnel closed to all traffic


Huguenot Tunnel closed to all traffic

Western Cape, 7 May 2024 – The Huguenot Tunnel is currently closed to all traffic, in both directions, following a crash between a heavy motor vehicle and a bakkie with a trailer around 7pm today, the South African National Roads Agency SOC Limited (SANRAL) has announced.

Rescue services are on scene and attending to injuries, while Provincial Traffic is on hand to direct traffic via the alternative route.

“The tunnel will remain closed in order to retrieve the wreckage, clear all debris, and assess and effect repairs to the infrastructure inside the tunnel” said Mike Vinello-Lippert, SANRAL Project Manager for the Huguenot Tunnel.

SANRAL will keep the public updated on the tunnel operations.