Explosions in Cape Town

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Western Cape police on Friday confirmed two explosions in Cape Town but no injuries or fatalities were reported, a spokesman said.

"We can confirm that two incidents of explosions occurred last night [Thursday] just after 11pm -- one in Belgravia Road, Athlone... and the other one at the corner of Jan Smuts and Kromboom roads," Captain Frederick Van Wyk said.

One was a motor dealership and the other was a small business centre.

"Cases of malicious damage to property were opened for investigation, [but there are] no arrests as yet," he said.

Van Wyk said there were no reports of injuries or fatalities.

No further details were provided.

Source : Sapa

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