St Francis Bay fire flares up again

The fire that has been raging in St Francis Bay area since Saturday has flared up in the vicinity of Cape St Francis, however, there is no danger to the village at this stage.

Firefighters have been dampening hotspots and making fire breaks in that area to help prevent the fire from reaching the village should the wind turn tonight/tomorrow.

The road to Cape St Francis has not been closed, according to the Kouga Municipality.

A more serious fire has flared up north of the dirt road to Rebelsrus. This fire is burning towards Thyspunt.

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It is mainly Eskom land towards that area. The fire fighters from Working for Fire are currently tending to it.

There is no immediate threat to houses.

Isabeau Joubert family

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