One killed in Centurion retirement home fire

2017-10-21 08:29
(Supplied by ER24)

(Supplied by ER24)

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Johannesburg - One person has been killed after a fire broke out in a retirement home in Midstream in Centurion on Friday evening.

ER24 spokesperson, Ineke van Huyssteen, said ER24 paramedics arrived shortly after 19:00 and that another medical service was already attending to patients.

“A number of people were evacuated from the building and were standing outside,” she said.

“Upon further assessment, it was found that one person was killed. The exact details surrounding the incident are not yet known to our paramedics but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations,” she said.

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