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Cause of Billabong warehouse fire unknown

Cause of Billabong warehouse fire unknown

An investigation has reportedly been launched after a fire engulfed the Billabong clothing warehouse in Jeffreys Bay on Tuesday evening.

Although details are still sketchy, the local JBay News reports that the inferno started just after 23h00 with the cause yet to be determined. It was reportedly brought under control by the town’s fire department in the early hours of Wednesday morning with the extent of the damage also unknown. It also remains unclear as to what impact the fire would have as the town prepares to host its annual Winter Festival from 6-17 July.


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