Mitchell’s Plain Day Hospital catches fire

Firefighters battle a fire at the Mitchell's Plain Day Hospital. Picture: City of Cape Town
The theatre section of the Mitchell’s Plain Day Hospital has been destroyed by fire.

The city’s fire and rescue service is currently on scene. The fire has been contained.

Fire and rescue service spokesperson Germaine Carelse said: “The patients and staff were safely evacuated.”

The cause of the fire is still unknown.

No injuries have been reported.