One person was killed after a fire broke out in a retirement home in Midstream, in Centurion on Friday night, paramedics said.
ER 24 spokesperson Ineke van Huyssteen said that paramedics arrived on scene after 7pm while another medical service was already attending to patients.
“Upon further assessment, it was found that one person was killed. The exact details surrounding the incident are not yet known to our paramedics but local authorities were on the scene for further investigations.”
Police were not immediately available for comment.