Firefighters contain Signal Hill blaze

No properties have been threatened by the blaze.

A fire on Signal Hill on 1 December 2014. Picture: Twitter via @RhondaQ.

CAPE TOWN - Firefighters have managed to contain a fire on Signal Hill.

Firefighters have brought the blaze near High Level Road under control and are damping down smouldering areas higher up on Signal Hill.

No properties have been threatened by the blaze.

The city's Liesl Moodie says, "Just before 12am, the City of Cape Town's Fire and Rescue Services responded to High Level Road in Sea Point close to the quarry to a vegetation fire."

She says vehicles and firefighters are on the scene.