I stopped in at the Lakeside fire station, where an exhausted yet upbeat crew related how they had been operating the only urban area fire engine, responding to a number of fires during the night…
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The fire, which started early on Sunday in Muizenberg, above Boyes Drive, had by yesterday spread across a large area of Table Mountain National Park in the middle of the city.
SanParks spokesperson Merle Collins says the fire is still burning fiercely but there teams on the ground and in the air for the rescue operations.
A fire that broke out in Muizenberg was heading to the Chapman’s Peak toll gate on Monday, Cape Town Disaster Risk Management said.
Time-Lapse of the Cape Mountain Fire above Muizenberg – approximately 2 hours long.
Cape Fire: Around 100 firefighters are still on the scene of multiple blazes in Muizenberg which have now moved to Hout Bay and Noordhoek.
Homes have been gutted and residents of two farms were evacuated on Monday night in the Franschhoek blaze that has been described as the worst to hit the area in at least 30 years.
Firefighters battled on Monday to contain a runaway fire in the Cape winelands which is now spreading towards Du Toits Kloof