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.
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.
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.
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