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Three killed in Fasantekraal blaze

by Loushe Jordaan Gilbert The City of Cape Town has confirmed that three people died in a fire related incident in the early hours of Monday morning. The City’s Fire and Rescue Services spokesperson Jermaine Carelse said six informal structures were destroyed, leaving several destitute in Fisantekraal. “At approximately 00h50[…]

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Two killed in a fire in Tafelsig

By Lee-Yandra Paulsen Two people died in a fire on Friday night, in Tafelsig. City of Cape Town Fire and Rescue were alerted about the fire just before midnight. According to firefighters, when they arrived on the scene two residential places were alight and several people were suffering from smoke[…]

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Two Cape Winelands mountain fires contained

Two of the three mountain fires in the Cape Winelands have been contained. The District Municipal Spokesperson, Anesca Roodt, says they’ve made good progress in their effort to deal with the fires in the Michells Pass near Ceres and the Du Toit Kloof pass near Paarl. She says monitoring and[…]

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Blaze in Belhar leave several displaced

Twenty people were left displaced after several informal structures were destroyed in a fire in Belhar yesterday afternoon. According to the City of Cape Town’s Fire and Rescue Service Spokesperson Jermaine Carelse, local firefighters managed to contain and extinguish the blaze that destroyed approximately seven informal structures. Two women suffered[…]

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