South Africa

Man and two children die in fire at Mamelodi transit camp

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Firefighters responded to the incident before 2am on Wednesday. Picture: iStock

A man and two children, aged five and nine, have died in a fire at a transit camp in Mamelodi.


The Tshwane Emergency Services Department said it responded to the incident before 2am on Wednesday where multiple informal dwellings were reported to be on fire at the camp in extension 18 in Tshwane.