2 shacks destroyed in Heinz Park fire

It's unclear what caused this morning's fire. No one was injured.

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CAPE TOWN - Two shacks have been destroyed in a fire in Heinz Park, Philippi.

It's unclear what caused Thursday morning's fire.

No one was injured.

Meanwhile, firefighters have been deployed to De Waal Drive, where a vegetation blaze has broken out.

Fire and rescue service spokesperson Theo Layne says: “It happened near a nature reserve where we have a large vegetation fire on the slopes of the mountain. We currently have six vehicles on the scene and there’s no immediate danger to property.”

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)