Bloemfontein Train Station came under attack by senseless criminals yesterday around 14:30, the arson attacks are estimated to have caused R94,000,000 in damages.
A Prasa employee spotted smoke coming from the carriages, when inspecting closer it was discovered that numerous carriages had been set on fire.
Upon further investigation it was discovered that 24 carriages in total were attacked, each carriage is valued at R4million.
It has been confirmed that the carriages contained no electricity or fuel at the time of the blaze.
A case of arson has been opened and the authorities will continue their investigations to find who/what caused the damage.