Residents urged to be aware of thick smoke in Modderfontein

Johannesburg Emergency Services officials have responded to a controlled fire in a resident’s garden.

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JOHANNESBURG - Johannesburg Emergency Services have urged residents in Modderfontein, eastern Johannesburg, to be aware of thick smoke in the area.

Officials have responded to a controlled fire in a resident’s garden.

Concerned members of the public have contacted emergency services, asking about the cause of the blaze.

Spokesperson Nana Radebe said: “This is a controlled fire inside someone’s yard. So, at this moment people need to just drive slowly.”

(Edited by Zamangwane Shange)