Blaze breaks out at CT fabric factory
Firefighters are on the scene after a fire swept through Hilite in Belgravia Road this morning.
CAPE TOWN - Firefighters have managed to contain a blaze at a fabric factory in Athlone.
The fire swept through Hilite in Belgravia Road this morning.
Cape Town's Fire Services' Theo Layne says no one has been injured, but the factory has been severely damaged.
"The fire was contained at the dispatch and warehouse storage area, that area sustained significant damage. The fire went through the roof there, they are going to be there for some time."
He says they're still on the scene and the cause of the fire is unknown.
Layne adds a fire which broke out on Table Mountain last night was extinguished within hours.