Johannesburg Emergency Services has urged motorists and residents to exercise caution following heavy downpours across Johannesburg.
It is understood that some roads have been flooded due to the heavy rain on Monday.
Joburg Emergency Services Robert Mulaudzi said motorists should maintain a safe following distance and avoid crossing flooded roads and low-lying bridges.
“Our residents in the informal settlement should monitor the water levels along the river streams where they reside and move to higher ground when it’s safe to do so.”
Mulaudzi said all emergency services and disaster management teams will be on high alert to attend to any eventuality.