Two boys die in Delft fire

Cape Town -

Two boys died after a fire broke out in a homestead in Delft, Cape Town's disaster risk management centre said on Saturday.

File photo by Michael Walker. Credit: Independent Newspapers

“Two boys aged five and six died in the fire. It is not yet known what caused the fire,” said spokesman Wilfred Solomons-Johannes.

The fire destroyed two backyard dwellings in Fort Worth Street in Delft on Friday night.

Police have opened an inquest docket, Solomons-Johannes said. - Sapa