4 people die in two separate shack fires in Khayelitsha, Dunoon

The first fire broke out in the Qandu-Qandu informal settlement just off Japhta K. Masemola Drive in Khayelitsha.

Pexel.com

CAPE TOWN - Four people have lost their lives in two separate shack fires in Khayelitsha and Dunoon in the early hours of Sunday morning.

The first fire broke out in the Qandu-Qandu informal settlement just off Japhta K. Masemola Drive in Khayelitsha.

One shack was gutted, and two men and a woman died.

Shortly thereafter, fire crews responded to a call that shacks were on fire in the Bhekela informal settlement in Dunoon.

A body was later found after the blaze was extinguished.

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