Serving the Community, Richwood. Armed Response Officer Marais received information via the Richwood NHW group, reporting a tanker explosion in the back of Richwood. District Central was informed and Officer Marais, along with Area Manager Swanepoel, made their way to the scene to provide assistance. Upon arrival it was found that the tanker had been petrol bombed. Residents from Du Noon blocked part of the n7 and stopped the truck. The driver was pulled from the cab and they proceeded to petrol bomb the tanker. Fire and Rescue were on the scene attending to the fire. SAPS and Law Enforcement were also on the scene. The driver managed to get away unharmed.