Police have confirmed that two people have died after an explosion at Petroleum Product Supplier, Astron Energy South Africa's Milnerton refinery outside.
In a brief statement earlier the company said the incident took place at four o'clock this morning.
Meanwhile the Western Cape Disaster Management Centre says the fire has been contained.
for the Western Cape Disaster Management, James -Brent Styan: "The situation is under control there's no need for panic or concern.
The community must be assured that all necessary entities are still on scene and will remain on scene until all operations have been completed but the fire that broke out has been contained and the situation is under control we will continue to update the public as more information has become available.""https://scontent-jnb1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-0/p370x247/106697200_3306328109419550_5181696580717794528_o.jpg?_nc_cat=100&_nc_sid=110474&_nc_ohc=i7dE7Evo3DIAX80DpTx&_nc_ht=scontent-jnb1-1.xx&_nc_tp=6&oh=503f31bbd4c90cfb6a00c065d7d01bc0&oe=5F234C09"
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