Community members and motorists are advised to avoid the area.
Watch as Joburg East Express Journalist, Busi Vilikazi reports live from the crime scene.
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— Yusuf Abramjee (@Abramjee) June 21, 2018
In Yeoville – Joe Slovo Drive is closed off to traffic near Abel Road causing heavy delays from the Railway Bridge due to an earlier shootout – there’s heavy police presence – AVOID the area at all costs @Radio702 #JHBTraffic pic.twitter.com/D8A1m7hPrN
— EWN Traffic (@EWNTraffic) June 21, 2018
— Public Servant (@PublicServantJB) June 21, 2018
— Rob Beezy (@TrafficSA) June 21, 2018