WATCH | Cash van blown up in broad daylight, guards injured in Boksburg

An armoured vehicle came under fire in Boksburg on Monday.
An armoured vehicle came under fire in Boksburg on Monday.
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A cash van was blown up and robbed in Boksburg on the East Rand on Monday by a gang driving luxury vehicles.  

National police spokesperson Brenda Muridili said the incident happened at 9.30am on Atlas Road.

Muridili said the cash van was rammed off the road by a green Mercedes-Benz.

“An unknown number of suspects robbed the security guards of an undisclosed amount of money after allegedly using explosives to bomb the armoured vehicle.”

Muridili said they fled the scene in a white Mercedes-Benz and black Audi.

She said two security guards were taken to hospital after they sustained minor injuries.

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Posted by SA Long-distance Truckers on Monday, March 29, 2021

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