Signal Hill blaze contained - fire services

2015-12-15 14:58

Cape Town - A vegetation fire which started shortly after midday on Tuesday at Signal Hill has been contained, City of Cape Town Fire Services said.

Crews were currently on the scene doing mop-up operations, two hours after the initial blaze was reported, said spokesperson Theo Layne.

"The area is considered manageable, but the wind is quite strong," he said.

No property was in danger despite the fire being "quite extensive".

The cause of the blaze had not yet been determined.

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