CT officials assessing damage after fire engine attacked

Cape Town's Fire and Rescue Services say that the cost of damage to a fire engine following an attack in Crossroads is yet to be determined.

FILE: A fire engine. Picture: Cindy Archillies/EWN

CAPE TOWN - The City of Cape Town's Fire and Rescue Services says that the cost of damage to a fire engine following an attack in Crossroads is yet to be determined.

Firefighters came under attack there on Monday night after responding to a hoax call.

No one was injured.

Fire and Rescue spokesperson Theo Layne says: “Both windows have been damaged as well as severe damage to the vehicle. This is a vehicle that costs R3.5 million.”

(Edited by Zamangwane Shange)