Philippi fire leaves 30 homeless

Homes razed to the ground by fire in Philippi.
At least 19 homes were destroyed by fire at Chris Hani Circle in Philippi yesterday.

Three fire engines, two water tankers and a rescue vehicle with 21 firefighters were dispatched.

A woman was injured. She was treated on the scene by paramedics.

Thirty people were displaced.

The cause of the fire is still unknown.