Bo-Kaap flat goes up in flames

A flat caught fire in the Bo-Kaap on Sunday January 6.
Two men and three women were treated for smoke inhalation after a flat on the third floor in Astana Street, Schotschekloof caught fire yesterday.

All five were transported to hospital after they were treated on the scene by fire medics.

Three fire engines, one rescue vehicle and a hydraulic platform with 19 firefighters were dispatched to the scene.

The cause of the fire remains unknown.