CAPE TOWN.- A total of 30 crashes and 36 fatalities were recorded in the week of May 24 to 30.
193 integrated roadblocks
During the same period, provincial traffic implemented a total of 193 integrated roadblocks, vehicle checkpoints and speed control operations and checked and stopped 18 675 vehicles across the province.
A total of 225 speeding offences and 3 371 fines worth R3 008 600 were issued for various traffic violations. Six vehicles were impounded and 59 were discontinued for being unroadworthy.
During the same period, forty-four people were arrested for various offences under the National Road Traffic Act, Criminal Procedure Act and Disaster Management Act regulations.