ARTICLES RELATING TO FIRE

At least 16 dead in Moscow warehouse fire

2016-08-27 12:52

At least 16 people have died in a fire that broke out at a Moscow warehouse, Russian authorities say.

Copesville father pulled neighbour out of fire

2016-08-24 09:00

A brave Copesville father is recovering in hospital after risking his life to save his neighbour, who was trapped in a burning house at the weekend.

Usain Bolt vs. flame: World's fastest man to race against fire!

2016-08-16 09:15

World record-holder Usain Bolt has risen to numerous challenges on the track. Now the world's fastest athlete will face a unique test of his speed - a race against fire!

Wynberg Boys' High closed after fire

2016-08-04 07:49

Wynberg Boys 'High in Cape Town is closed for the rest of the week after a fire broke out in the school's C-block in the early hours.

Farmers save local shop

2016-07-14 10:14

Local farmers saved a popular Dalton shopping complex from burning to the ground as a fire ravaged through a grocery store on Wednesday.

City ‘could have avoided embarrassing fire service headlines’

2016-06-22 11:30

A report on the state of fire services at the Pietermaritzburg Airport that was compiled months ago, was only brought to the city council on Tuesday.

Firefighters running short

2016-06-20 10:36

If your home catches alight tomorrow, you may have to wait for a mechanic to repair the fire engine before firefighters arrive to assist you.

WATCH: Huge fire razes Kenyan legislator's house

2016-05-25 12:42

A Kenyan member of parliament is out in the cold after his house was razed in a "mysterious" fire in the east African country's capital Nairobi.

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WATCH: Police, fire staff probe cause of UJ fire

What prompted a fire that razed the interior of the Standard Bank Auditorium at the University of Johannesburg is under investigation.

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Inferno on N3 as tanker explodes

2016-04-26 12:16

Two people were killed, two were badly burnt and five, including a policeman, were injured after a petrol tanker crashed and exploded on the N3 at Townhill on Monday afternoon.

 

Thieves nab stereo and torch car

2016-08-24 10:14

A family of six were awoken in the early hours of Tuesday morning by an inferno outside when thieves who had broken into a car on their property, set it alight.

Out-of-control veld fire razes 13 cars

2016-08-16 10:02

A veld fire left a local scrapyard counting its losses yesterday after 13 scrap cars were gutted by fire.

Car-nage: Music festival fire burns hundreds of cars

2016-08-04 12:16

The parking lot of an open-air music festival in Portugal resembles a vehicle graveyard after a wildfire gutted 422 cars. Warning - graphic vehicle destruction.

Newcastle house blaze leaves one dead

2016-07-17 22:41

A man died and a woman was badly wounded in a house fire in Newcastle, KZN paramedics have reported.

Gateway mall fire quickly doused

2016-06-22 18:24

A fire that broke out at the Gateway Mall on Wednesday has been quickly doused.

Juggling city fire services

2016-06-21 11:11

The state of Msunduzi’s fire services has been described as “disastrous” amid claims Pietermaritzburg Airport, in particular faces major risks.

Fire alert across KZN

2016-06-08 13:07

With warnings of a potentially devastating fire season ahead, residents living near plantations could be in the most danger of getting caught by a raging runaway fire.

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WATCH: Race starts, drag racer explodes!

The driver of this drag racer is lucky to escape with his life as his car explodes in spectacular fashion.

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Here's what remains of scorched Vuwani school

Minister Angie Motshekga said it was "really shattering" to see the damage caused by arson attacks on schools in Vuwani, Limpopo. See for yourself here.

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Two-year-old killed in home blaze

2016-04-06 23:00

A two-year-old girl died after her home was gutted by a fire in ­Emvundlweni village, outside ­Edendale on Wednesday.

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