Security Alert – U. S. Consulate General Cape Town, South Africa

Location:  Steenberg Road, between Ou Kaapsweg and Westlake Road, Westlake, Cape Town

Event: South African Police Service (SAPS) is investigating a suspicious vehicle incident that took place on August 30 at 12:30 PM on Steenberg Road between Westlake Road and Ou Kaapsweg. This section of the road is closed and traffic is backed up in the vicinity of the U.S. Consulate General compound.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area of concern.
  • Monitor local media for updates.