Pearls hotel fire

In the early hours of this morning there was a fire on the top floor of the hotel. It appears the fire was located by the jacuzzi and outside deck.

A security officer tried to extinguish the fire and suffered smoke inhalation and minor injuries. He was treated by Netcare paramedics and transported.

Two floors below the fire floor was evacuated for safety. The fire was contained to the top floor and no other injuries were suffered.