Westlake - Western Cape police have confirmed that the Hawks are investigating an incident where a man, believed to be an international real estate consultant’s seat exploded while he was driving his luxury car.
Eyewitness and first on the scene to help, Down South Towing owner, Greg Muller, told Weekend Argus when he arrived on the scene, he could see that the exterior of the vehicle was not damaged but the interior was.
Muller said, the man, who spoke with a British accent, was conscious and was able to speak with him.
“I immediately contacted ER24 and called 10111 as well as the bomb unit to assist the injured man,” said Muller.
According to Muller, the man, believed to be in his late 50s, sustained injuries to his buttocks and the device ripped a whole in the driver’s seat and floor of the black Range Rover.