Fire breaks out on Signal Hill in Cape Town

2016-04-13 20:58

Cape Town – Six fire-fighting vehicles were called out to Signal Hill on Wednesday after a large fire broke out.

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Users took to Twitter to post pictures and videos of the fire spreading in a circular shape.

City of Cape Town spokesperson for Fire and Rescue Services, Theo Layne, told News24 that 27 fire-fighters were currently battling the flames.

But because they were struggling to access the flames, it was hard to contain the blaze.

"The fire has not been contained yet due to the area not being easy accessible, but there is no immediate danger," Layne said.

He added that there were no houses in the immediate surroundings.

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