Two carriages gutted in latest CT train fire
The train was already on fire when it pulled into Cape Town station on Tuesday night.
CAPE TOWN – There’s been yet another train fire in Cape Town.
Two carriages were gutted and a third damaged in a blaze on Tuesday night.
The train was already on fire when it pulled into Cape Town station.
Jermaine Carelse, from the City of Cape Town fire and rescue service, said: “Fire fighting staff were in attendance. The fire was quickly contained and extinguished just after 9pm. Two carriages were destroyed while a third was lightly damaged.”
Last month, a suspect was arrested in connection with a blaze that destroyed several carriages at the very same station.
(Edited by Shimoney Regter)