Atlantis police probe cause of deadly fire
A man lost his life on Saturday after his house caught alight in Atlantis.
CAPE TOWN - The City of Cape Town's Disaster Risk Management says the cause of a fire in which a man died in Atlantis is being investigated by police.
The fire broke out at the Witsand Informal Settlement on Saturday.
The Disaster Risk Management's Wilfred Solomons-Johannes says, "One structure caught alight and as a result one adult male sustained fatal burn wounds. The local police station in Atlantis has opened an inquest docket to investigate the incident."