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Five family members killed in Nomzamo fire

The blaze destroyed five shacks on Friday, leaving 18 people without a home. Among those killed in the fire were a man, a woman, and three children.

Picture: EWN.

CAPE TOWN – The cause of a fire which claimed the lives of a family of five in Nomzamo, near Strand is yet to be determined.

The blaze destroyed five shacks on Friday, leaving 18 people without a home.

Among those killed in the fire were a man, a woman, and three children.

The police’s Andre Traut says, “The death of family of five are being investigated after they succumbed to the fire at their residence at approximately 6 o’clock. A inquest docket has been registered.”

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