Man dies in fire

A man died in a fire in Nebula Road, Rocklands, Mitchell’s Plain yesterday.

The City’s Fire and Rescue Service arrived at the scene at 1am.

They were told that one person was unaccounted for. They commenced with the firefighting operation.

The victim’s body was then discovered. 

Fire and Rescue Service spokesperson, Jermaine Carelse, said: “The fire was extinguished at 2:05am and the scene was handed over to the South African Police Service.”