An elderly woman has died in a fire when a house caught alight at Blommendal in Bellville. Fire and ...

An elderly woman has died in a fire when a house caught alight at Blommendal in Bellville.

Fire and Resuce spokesperson, Jermaine Carelse, says five people including an elderly man were rushed to hospital.

"Despite resuscitation efforts the woman was declared deceased


by paramedics.

The man was in a serious condition and rushed to hospital.

Another four patients were taken to a nearby hospital.

The scene was handed over to SAPS for further investigation." The cause of the fire is not yet known.


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