May 29, 2022

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Bodies of two young boys found in burning Cape Town house

Two boys, aged four and seven, died in a house fire in Cape Town late Thursday.

Jermaine Carelse, spokeswoman for the Fire and Rescue Service, said just before midnight there was a fire in Bishop Lavis was alerted.

“When emergency responders from Belhar and Epping arrived at the scene on Arthur Abrahams Avenue, they were told that there were believed to be two people inside,” he said.

< p>“As firefighting and search and rescue operations continued, the bodies of the two boys were found.”

The fire was extinguished in about 40 minutes.

Carelse said , the house was “severely damaged.”

The crime scene was handed over to the police.

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