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CT firefighters battle vegetation blaze

It's unclear how the blaze started close to Lake Michelle in the Noordhoek area today.

A fire broke out close to Lake Michelle in the Noordhoek area. Picture: @MissyAnnV via Twitter.

CAPE TOWN - Firefighters are on the scene of a vegetation fire in the Noordhoek area.

Fire in the valley #noordhoek pic.twitter.com/M107HGFPJL

Greg Bows (@GregBows) November 5, 2015

It's unclear how the blaze started, but Cape Town Fire Services responded to the area close to Lake Michelle earlier today.

Firefighters are still battling to douse the flames.

Cape Town Fire Services' Liesl Moodie said, Currently we still have 10 vehicles on scene with a total of 35 firefighters, who are being assisted by national parks and Working on Fire. The cause of the fire is undetermined.

Fire Report WC: 05/11

WC Newlands team currently attending to a fire in the Noordhoek Wetlands #HighFDI #BeFIREsafe pic.twitter.com/nPYSLa63SF

Working on Fire (@wo_fire) November 5, 2015

At the moment, theres no threat to property and no reports of traffic being affected by the smoke.