Firefighters once again battle Signal Hill blaze

Officials say the fire broke out a short while and is being fanned by strong winds.

There was no current threat to property. Picture: ‏@courtney_joss via Twitter.

CAPE TOWN - Firefighters are battling a vegetation fire on Signal Hill.

Officials say the blaze broke out a short while and is being fanned by strong winds.

City of Cape Town Fire Services' Theo Layne said there was no threat to property.

"At the moment the fire is not under control; the fire is being fanned by a strong south-easterly wind. We will deploy additional resources should the fire escalate."