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Ship catches fire at Cape Town harbour

2011-12-02 13:16

Cape Town - A fisherman was treated for smoke inhalation after a fishing vessel caught fire in Table Bay harbour on Friday, the Cape Town fire department said.

Firefighters were still battling to extinguish the flames on Friday morning, spokesperson Theo Lyne said.

The fire started in the early hours of the morning while the trawler was undergoing repairs.

Its cause was not immediately clear.

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Comments
  • Daniel - 2011-12-02 16:32

    AH! Now I know, saw all the smoke coming from the harbor and then later the fire trucks going that way...

  • Dax - 2011-12-03 13:20

    kiff story.

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