Fire destroys several shacks

Firefighters extinguish the fire in Samora Machel.
Several shacks were destroyed by fire in Oliver Tambo Drive, Samora Machel this morning.

Two formal dwellings were also damaged by the fire.

Eight firefighting appliances, a rescue vehicle and 30 staff members were deployed to the scene.

City’s Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson, Jermaine Carelse, said: “No injuries were reported and the cause is unknown.”