Only in SA: Taxi driver gets arrested, cop drives passengers to rank

Only in SA: Taxi driver gets arrested, cop drives passengers to rank

A video was shared on social media on Thursday which showed a cop driving a taxi to the taxi rank after the driver was arrested.

PAY ATTENTION: Click "See first" under the "Following" tab to see Briefly news on your News Feed!

Something you'll only find in South Africa. An officer was filmed driving passengers to a taxi rank after the driver was arrested.

The footage was shared on Twitter by @simphiwesimplex on Thursday. Briefly.co.za gathered the taxi's driver got arrested for outstanding warrants. However, the cops did not want to leave the passengers stranded, so they made a plan.

"So our taxi driver got arrested for warrants and the traffic drove us to the taxi rank. Only in South Africa," he video was captioned.

PAY ATTENTION: Save mobile data with FreeBasics: Briefly is now available on the app

READ ALSO: Mzansi is fed up with phoney pastors: "False prophets Pty Ltd"

South Africans found the footage both amusing and inspiring, and they praised the traffic cop for helping the passengers get to the taxi rank.

Cornu Perold, who goes by the Twitter handle @Cornu_Perold, commented: "Well done guys. Doing your jobs while helping normal citizens! #superproud."
Twitter user @lechelele25 commented: "That man deserves a bells bra. he wants u to be on time for work."

According to @simphiwesimplex, the cop even picked up another lady, who waited at a traffic light.

"I asked him politely as a human being and he did. I even asked for another lady to be picked up at the robots and he said cool... What a time to be alive. Thank God," he added.

Enjoyed reading our story? Download BRIEFLY's news app on Google Play now and stay up-to-date with major South African news!

Source: Briefly.co.za

Related news
Proven steps to qualify for Standard Bank graduate programme

How to take part in Standard Bank graduate programme opportunities

How to take part in Standard Bank graduate programme opportunities
Briefly.co.za
Mailfire view pixel