Multiple informal dwelling have burnt to the ground on Bellair Road in Cato Manor Durban on Saturday afternoon.
Just after 3pm Rescue Care Paramedics responded to the fire to find multiple dwellings well alight. The Durban Fire Department was in attendance and quickly extinguished the blaze. One person had sustained slight inhalation burns and was stabilised on the scene before being transported to a nearby Hospitals for the further care that he required.
Bellair Road was closed whilst Fire Fighters worked to contain the fire.
At this stage the events leading up to the fire are unknown however SAPS was on the scene and will be investigating further.