Fire Near Rhodes Memorial

 

On April 5th 2015, a veld fire spread quickly on grounds near UCT campus. Emergency Services responded in 4min, setting up a perimeter around the area burning. The fire was under control within 2 hours, saving the nearby memorial and campus buildings. 

 

After a brief conversation with a firefighter on scene, it appears the fire started along the pathway to Rhodes Memorial due to negligence. A couple of shots of volunteers, ground workers and firefighters working alongside eachother.

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