CT mountain fire contained

A blaze broke out in the Oranjezicht area early on Wednesday morning.

Picture: EWN.

CAPE TOWN - A fire on the slopes of Table Mountain has been contained.

The blaze broke out in the Oranjezicht area early on Wednesday morning.

The City of Cape Town’s Fire and Rescue Service's Theo Layne said no properties were at risk.

“There are approximately 42 firefighters, who are being assisted by staff from Table Mountain National Parks. The fire is currently contained and the cause is undetermined at this stage.”

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)