ENCA NEWS reported that atleast one person has been killed in a fire at an informal settlement near Kwa mai mai in Johannesburg.
Several others were injured and they were rushed to the hospital.
The blaze that broke out in the early hours of this morning has been contained. Unfortunately several homes were destroyed in the fire.
MEC of housing is expected to visit the affected area. ENCA NEWS reported that atleast 400 homes were affected.
Residents who spoke to the media pointed blame to the fire fighting team for arriving late at the scene.