Probe launched into Cape fires

JOHANNESBURG - The Western Cape local government and environmental affairs says it will launch an investigation into the cause of fires that wreaked havoc in the Southern Cape.

Around 2,000 people were forced to evacuate their homes in George.

Cape wildfires: 86,000 hectares scorched

Most have returned back to their homes with only 100 still in a community hall.

The fires have now been mostly contained. Recent rains have brought relief to hundreds of firefighters who've been battling the flames. Courtesy #DStv403


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