SABC News Western Cape

2018-07-03 06:23:45 -


4 months ago

A woman has died in a fire in Manenberg when four informal dwellings, adjacent to a house caught fir...

A woman has died in a fire in Manenberg when four informal dwellings, adjacent to a house caught fire in the early hours of this morning. Fourteen others were displaced. Fire and Rescue spokesperson, Theo Layne, says the matter is being investigated: "Four informal structures at the rear of a formal dwelling were destroyed and the adjacent house sustained damage. Fourteen persons were displaced. One adult female sustained fatal burns. The cause of the fire is undetermined at this time and the incident was handed over to the South African Police services for their investigation."