Charlotte Maxeke Hospital fire 'couldn't be controlled' due to 'broken' hydrants

18 April 2021 - 00:04 By nomahlubi sonjica

Charlotte Maxeke Hospital in Johannesburg, which has been closed after a fire forced the evacuation of nearly 700 patients, had no working fire hydrants.

This was the claim of Wynand Engelbrecht, the CEO of Fire Ops SA, a private company that took part in the firefighting operation...

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