Fire limits visibility on M5

2017-05-23 17:30
Smoke from a veld fire over the M5 highway is limiting visibility.

Smoke from a veld fire over the M5 highway is limiting visibility. (Monique Duval )

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A veld fire along the M5 highway is affecting the visibility of motorists. 

A team of firefighters from the City of Cape Town's Fire and Rescue Services are currently on the scene to extinguish the blaze. 

According to a report from Fire and Rescue Services spokesperson, Tracey Whittaker, 22 firefighters responded to the blaze at 13:20.

"The crews are still on scene and the cause of the fire is undetermined at this stage. No property is in danger," she says.  


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