Factory fires under control

2012-08-25 09:15

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Johannesburg - Two factory fires in Klipriviersoog Estate, near Eldorado Park in Soweto early on Saturday morning were now under control, Johannesburg emergency services said.

"The fires are now under control. Fire fighters are still extinguishing the fire," said spokesman Robert Mulaudzi.

It was not known how the fire was started.

The fires started around 01:00 at the paint and paint thinner factories on Kimberly and Cavendish streets.

"Two people have been treated for smoke inhalation otherwise no other injuries have been reported," said Mulaudzi.

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