Fireplace broke out within the early hours of Saturday morning at Steenberg.
This unplanned hearth claimed the lifetime of an aged man who was caught within the casual construction in Steenberg, within the Western Cape.
The Metropolis of Cape City’s hearth and rescue providers mentioned they have been alerted to the fireplace simply after midnight and so they responded instantly.
The emergency name was from a casual construction which caught alight within the space couple of minutes after midnight.
The Metropolis of Cape City’s hearth and rescue providers spokesperson Jermaine Carelse mentioned that the fireplace was extinguished within the early hours of Saturday morning.
“Fireplace crews from Lakeside and Wynberg arrived on the scene to search out two casual buildings connected to a flat engulfed in flames.”
“Though the fireplace was contained and extinguished simply after 2am, firefighters discovered the physique of the person amongst the particles.”
Investigation on the reason for the fireplace is ongoing