One of the fire fighters battling the blaze in Cape Town has sustained burn wounds and has been transported to hospital for treatment.
Hundreds of UCT students have been evacuated to the Mowbray Terminus where they will be taken to pre determined locations. The historic Mostert’s Mill in Mowbray has been destroyed as well private homes close by. A section of the restaurant at Rhodes Memorial has also been destroyed. More than 150 fire fighters continue to battle the blaze and are being assisted by aerial resources and teams from Working on Fire and Table Mountain National Park.