3 die in CPT shack fires
3 people have died in separate shack fires in Cape Town.
CAPE TOWN - Three people including two children have died in separate shack fires in Cape Town.
The children died when their shack in Philippi East caught fire during the early hours of Sunday morning.
In another incident, a woman died when six shacks were destroyed by a blaze in Nyanga.
A total of 24 people were displaced by the fire.
Cape Town disaster management is assisting the victims.