Strong winds fanning fire on Devil's Peak
Extra fire crews called in to assist extinguish a blaze on Devil’s Peak.
CAPE TOWN - City of Cape Town Fire Services are hard at work trying to contain a blaze that's raging on Devil's Peak this morning.
Firefighters battled several fires around the peninsula on Saturday.
Cape Town firefighters have roped in extra manpower to battle a raging fire on the slopes of Devil's Peak.
The blaze is being fanned by a strong wind which is making firefighting efforts more difficult.
The city is enveloped in a thick cloud of smoke.
Fire crews will work through the day in a bid to contain the blaze.
Homes may have to be evacuated if Devil's Peak and Vredehoek fires are not brought under control as strong winds are fanning flames.