Badplaas bridge overflowing, motorists urged to use alternative roads

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Motorists who travelling to Badplaas via Barberton from Mbombela via R38 and vice versa, are advised to do so via Carolina and from Carolina to Machadodorp where they will then reach the N4 toll road to Mbombela. This is due to the overflowing river which is making the bridge in Badplaas on R38 Road not safe to travel on.
Those intending to go to  Badplaas from Barberton and Mbombela are also advised to use the N4 toll road to Machadodorp and to Carolina from Machadodorp.
The law enforcement officers are on standby to redirect motorists.