News Flash!! Fire at a house St Francis Bay – update

St Francis Chronicle

A house in Lovemore Crescent caught fire this evening, 17 July.

According to reports the firemen and the St Francis Bay disaster management team were on the scene in minutes and had the fire under control by about 7 pm this evening.

 The house, reported to be at No 34 Lovemore Crescent,  had smoke pouring from the roof and there was much activity around the house at 6 pm. The fire started inside the house soon after 5.30 according to witnesses,

Marc May, NSRI St Francis Bay station commander, said 20 NSRI volunteers responded to assist the St Francis Bay firemen after Calibre security company had raised the alarm.  “There were two fire trucks in attendance and the fire pumps were linked to the fire hydrants for additional water.” 

May said it was found that a corner of a house was well alight and in the gusting 20…

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