Members of Reaction Unit South Africa (RUSA) are currently standing off at a service station on Fairview Drive in Brindhaven were a MAN Diesel bin truck caught alight a short while ago.

According to the driver he had stopped at the service station to use the toilet and when he returned to the truck he noticed smoke emitting from the engine compartment. With the assistance of staff at the service station, the fire was extinguished.

No injuries were reported.