2 children, 3 adults critical after Centurion blaze

2015-10-05 09:27
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Pretoria - Two children, believed to be under 5-years-old, and four other people were burnt in a fire at a house in Olievenhoutbosch in Centurion, paramedics said.

The children are in a critical condition, said ER24 paramedics.

Spokesperson Chitra Bodasing said the blaze occurred on Sunday morning.

The six people were rescued from the burning house and the flames were doused.

Paramedics found that one adult sustained moderate injuries. All other patients sustained critical injuries, said Bodasing.

They were treated on scene before being transported to hospital.

The cause of the blaze was not immediately clear.

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