Alexandra shacks on fire

File: At least 20 people are homeless after the blaze destroyed some shacks at Organic Market Informal Settlement.

File: At least 20 people are homeless after the blaze destroyed some shacks at Organic Market Informal Settlement.

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JOHANNESBURG - Residents in Alexandra township are trying to salvage what they can after several shacks caught fire.

Firefighters are battling the blaze.

A pylon is believed to have fallen on one of the shacks, which then caught fire.

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