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[UPDATE] More Cape firefighters tending to Kommetjie Road fire

The cause of the fire is unknown.

FILE: A firefighter puts out a fire. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN

CAPE TOWN - The City of Cape Town's Fire and Rescue unit has deployed additional firefighters to extinguish a major blaze in Kommejie Road above Ocean View.

The city says more truck tankers have been sent to the area as the fire rages on this afternoon.

At least 24 firefighters were initially deployed to extinguish the blaze which occurred on Sunday afternoon. The cause of the fire is unknown.

Spokesperson Jermaine Carelse said at this, no properties are in danger and no injuries have been reported.
Officials are monitoring the situation.

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