Five killed in Strand shack fire

At least five shacks caught fire early on Friday morning.

FILE: The aftermath of a shack fire. Picture: EWN.

CAPE TOWN - Five people, including three children, died in a fire in Nomzamo in Strand.

At least five shacks caught fire early on Friday morning.

City of Cape Town Fire and Rescue Service's Liesel Moodie says: “One adult male and adult female died, while two female minors and one male minor have also died.”

Moody said they have not yet determined the cause of the fire.

(Edited by Shimoney Regter)