A house burnt down in Da Nice Estate in Melodie in Hartbeespoort on Wednesday morning.
Neighbours and bypassers saw smoke and then flames coming from the house around 09:30 and alerted security structures. The owner of the house was at work and no one else was at home. Neighbours started carrying belongings out of the burning house while waiting for the emergency services. Necsa Emergency Service, Madibeng Fire Department and Afriforum’s fire unit were on the scene quickly and spend almost two hours extinguishing the fire. It is not yet known what caused the fire.