Man dies in fire at Shoprite warehouse

The cause of the fire is unknown at this stage.

A fire broke out at the Shoprite warehouse in Brackenfell on 15 May 2018. Picture: Resq Medix

CAPE TOWN - A man has died in a fire at the Shoprite warehouse in Brackenfell.

The blaze broke out earlier on Tuesday.

The cause of the fire is unknown at this stage.

The City's Fire and Rescue Services' Theo Layne: "The city's Fire and Rescue Services responded to Silmore Street in Brackenfell. The Shoprite warehouse, where we had a transformer room that was alight. As a result of the fire, one adult male sustained fatal burn wounds and one adult male sustained serious injuries."