1 dead, 15 displaced following Delft fire

During the fire four wooden structures and a formal dwelling were destroyed.

FILE: Remains of a mattress following a shack fire. Picture: EWN

CAPE TOWN – A man has died and fifteen people have been displaced after a fire broke out in Delft in the early hours of Sunday morning.

During the fire, four wooden structures and a formal dwelling were destroyed.

The City of Cape Town's Fire & Rescue Services' Theo Layne says: “The cause of the fire is undetermined at this stage and the incident was handed over to the South African Police Services for further investigation.”