Gateway mall fire quickly doused

2016-06-22 18:24
Gateway Mall fire.  (Marshall Security Services)

Gateway Mall fire. (Marshall Security Services)

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Durban – A fire that broke out at the Gateway Mall on Wednesday was quickly doused.

Firefighters were successfully battling the blaze, eyewitness Suveer Singh told News24 earlier. 

“The fire was initially quite bad and there was a lot of smoke. But it seems to have calmed down now that the firefighters have started working on it. It seems that many people have been evacuated from the mall itself,” he said. 

Marshall Security Services spokesperson Kyle van Reenen said all emergency services were on the scene.

Thousands of people shared pictures and videos of the fire on social media.

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